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1977 Edward E. Smissman Memorial Lecturer

Julius Axelrod

Julius Axelrod, Ph.D. (Deceased: December 29, 2004)

  • Chief, Section on Pharmacology
    Laboratory of Clinical Sciences
    National Institute on Mental Health, Alcohol, Drug Abuse and Mental Health Evaluation
    Department of Health, Education and Welfare
    Bethesda, Maryland
  • Professor Axelrod was the winner of the Nobel Prize for Medicine in 1970.

Public Lecture and Award Presentation

  • Styles and Strategies of Research

Scientific Lectures

  • Catecholamine Metabolism and Its Regulation
  • The Pineal Gland: A Neurochemical Transducer

Biosketch


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