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D. Carleton Gajdusek

D. Carleton Gajdusek (1923– )
Faculty 1946–47

D. Carleton Gajdusek is a pioneer in the pathogenesis of novel infectious agents. He was a Nobel Laureate in 1976. For biographical information, see this site:

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