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"Dr. Elion has brought a very large entourage to Sweden, including her brother, his children, and many colleagues and friends. The wording on the Medicine Diploma is from Nobel's will: For those who have conferred the greatest benefit on mankind."

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Jewish Women's Archive. "Gertrude Elion receiving the Nobel Prize." (Viewed on April 23, 2014) <>.