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Excerpt from Gertrude Elion's laboratory notebook

Excerpt from Gertrude Elion's laboratory notebook

In this page from her laboratory notebook, Elion records the preparation of 6-Mercaptopurine, which became the first effective chemotherapy for childhood leukemia.

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1949

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Jewish Women's Archive. "Excerpt from Gertrude Elion's laboratory notebook." (Viewed on April 23, 2014) <http://jwa.org/media/excerpt-from-gertrude-elions-laboratory-notebook>.