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Anatomy of a Scientific Discovery - a book by Goldberg, Jeff

Anatomy of a Scientific Discovery

The Race to Find the Body's Own Morphine

Anatomy of a Scientific Discovery( )
Author: Goldberg, Jeff
Publication Date:Sep 2013
Publisher:Skyhorse Publishing Company, Incorporated
Book Format:Ebook
List Price:USD $14.99
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In late 1973, scientists John Hughes and Hans Kosterlitz spent the majority of their time in an underfunded, obscure, and cramped laboratory in Aberdeen, Sweden. While working on the brains of pigs, the duo discovered a nonaddictive narcotic chemical that they hoped to later find in human brains. If they could isolate this chemical in humans, perhaps they could find a way to help the world begin to heal itself. Hughes and Kosterlitz’s research would inevitably lead...
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Detailed Subjects: Medical / Biochemistry

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