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Elion, Gertrude Belle

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Born: 1918 AD
Died: 1999 AD, at 81 years of age.

Nationality: Unknown
Categories: Pharmacologist

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1918 - Born on the 23rd of January in New York City, New York, United States.

1937 - She graduated in Hunter College, New York, United States.

1941 - She graduated with her Master of Science degree in New York University, Unted States.

1970 - She moved to the Research Triangle in Piedmont, United States.

        - She served as a professor at Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, U.S.A.

1988 - She received the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine.

1991 - She received the National Medal of Science.

        - She became the first woman to be inducted into the National Inventors Hall of Fame.

1997 - She received the Lemelson-MIT Lifetime Achievement Award.

1999 - She died on the 21st of February in North Carolina, United States.



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