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Title Cures out of chaos : how unexpected discoveries led to breakthroughs in medicine and health / M. Lawrence Podolsky ; foreword by Daniel E. Koshland Jr.
Imprint Amsterdam : Harwood, ©1997.

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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 430 pages) : illustrations
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Available only to authorized UTEP users.
Subject Discoveries in science -- History.
Medical innovations -- History.
Medical innovations -- Social aspects.
Medicine -- History.
Medicine -- Research -- History.
History, 20th Century.
Genre History.
Summary This book describes important medical discoveries -- from the introduction of the first antibiotic to the present -- where serendipity, intuition, coincidence or laboratory accident play an important role in bringing these revelations to light. -- Provided by publisher.
Other Title Print version: Podolsky, M. Lawrence. Cures out of chaos : how unexpected discoveries led to breakthroughs in medicine and health. Amsterdam : Harwood Academic Publishers, ©1997 xiv, 430 pages 9789057025556