Stories of Success, Volume 46

1st Edition

Personal Recollections XI

Serial Volume Editors: Giorgio Semenza
Hardcover ISBN: 9780444532251
eBook ISBN: 9780080932613
Imprint: Elsevier Science
Published Date: 17th October 2008
Page Count: 596
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Table of Contents

The Table of Contents consists of personal recollections, historical and autobiographical perspectives of leading individuals who reflect on their careers and their impact on biochemistry, including Laurens L.M. van Deenen and Viktor Mutt.


This book is the latest volume in the highly successful series Comprehensive Biochemistry. It provides a historical and autobiographical perspective of the developments in the field through the contributions of leading individuals who reflect on their careers and their impact on biochemistry. Volume 46 is essential reading for everyone from graduate student to professor, placing in context major advances not only in biochemical terms but in relation to historical and social developments. Readers will be delighted by the lively style and the insight into the lives and careers of leading scientists of their time.

Key Features

  • Contributors are distinguished scientists in the field
  • Unique series of personal recollections
  • Presents scientific research in a historical perspective


Bioscientists/historians from graduate student to professor


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About the Serial Volume Editors

Giorgio Semenza Serial Volume Editor

Affiliations and Expertise

Swiss Institute of Technology (ETH), Zurich, Switzerland and University of Milan, Italy