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Working papers and scientific correspondence, 1959-1962

MS. Eng. misc. b. 419
Held at the Weston Library

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1) 'Talks to J. Garcia on leaving. 30.7.60', notes, a typescript paper with photographs of graphs and a letter from unknown (Medicinska Nobel-institutet, Stockholm), 1960

2) 'Blood TSH after Thyroxine', notes, letter from Claude Fortier (mentioning Bill Schindler), with attached papers and graphs, and a letter from Fortier to Mrs E. Cullen, Maudsley Hospital (Harris being in India), 1962

3) 'Formulae of hormones', two photostats of typed lists of formulae, n.d.

4) 'Int. Car. art. anat. of rabbit', drawings, n.d.

5) 'Rabbit Hypothalamus Slides', notes and typescript list of slides, 1962

6) 'Discussions & Plans', notes, including from discussions with W.J. Schindler and H.J.C., 1961

7) 'Data on Various Post-Pit. Extracts', 1959-1961, two offprints (by A.V. Schally and others), typescript draft of a paper, a few miscellaneous notes and correspondence with:

  1. Vincent du Vigneaud, Cornell University, 1959
  2. H.B. van Dyke, Columbia University, 1959
  3. Andrew V. Schally, Baylor University, 1960
  4. Roger Guillemin, Baylor University, 1960
  5. R.A. Ellis, Sandoz Products Ltd., London, 1960
  6. H. Holgate, Sandoz Products Ltd., London, 1960
  7. A. Cerletti and B. Berde, Sandoz Ltd., Basle, 1960
  8. D.F. Elliott, Medical Research Council, 1961
  9. A.J. Beale, Glaxo Laboratories Ltd., 1961

8) 'Rabbit TSH. Donor Rabbits for Hypothal Extracts', folder containing: copies of letters from Vigneaud and Guillemin; letters from D. Purdie, Armour Pharmaceutical Co. Ltd., 1960; letters from G.T. Nelson, Parke, Davis & Co. Ltd., 1959; rough notes and files on extracts, 1959-61

9) 'TSH Assays', papers, 1959-1961 containing: letter from Claude Fortier, Universite Laval, Quebec, 1961; rough notes; records of assays; an offprint by D.D. Adams and H.D. Purves; photostats of abstract of paper by Fortier and Schindler; a duplicated typescript of an Air Force Office of Scientific Research (USA) 'Technical Report' on 'Studies on the Nervous and Humoral Control of TSH Release and Synthesis', 1959

10) 'Hyperthyrod. Hyperthyroid. Rabbits', mounted photographs of the rabbits and notes of weights and pulse rates, 1959

11) 'Vasopressin Assays of Cattle Med. Em. Ext.', notes, 1961

12) 'Thyroidal I 131 Uptake & Vasopressin', notes, 1960-1961

13) 'Thyroidectomized Rabbit Data', notes and photographs, 1960

14) 'Index. Thyroid Responses. 24/7/59-10/5/60', experimental records on a sequence of large-size pages, 1959-1960

15) 'T 131 Experiments', notes and graphs and a manuscript letter from Keith [?], Department of Physiology, Birmingham, 1960


  • Creation: 1959-1962


15 folders

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Eng. misc. b. 419

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