Rosalyn Yalow, Nobel Laureate: Her Life and Work in Medicine: a Biographical Memoir


In 1977, Rosalyn Yalow, known as the "Madame Curie from the Bronx", was the second woman in history to win the Nobel Prize in medicine. In this biography (reprint of the 1998 publication), a colleague reveals the extraordinary intelligence and determination that led her to overcome countless obstacles as a woman scientist in a man's world.

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Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Cambridge, MA
Publication year:
  • 1999