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The beginner's guide to winning the Nobel prize : a life in science

Author: P C Doherty
Publisher: New York : Columbia University Press, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"In The Beginner's Guide to Winning the Nobel Prize, Doherty recounts his unlikely path to becoming a Nobel Laureate. Beginning with his humble origins in Australia, he tells how he developed an interest in immunology and describes his influential work with Rolf Zinkernagel on T-cells and the nature of immune defense. Doherty reveals how his nonconformist upbringing, sense of being an outsider, and search for  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Personal Narrative
Biographies
History
Biography
Personal Narratives
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Doherty, P.C. (Peter C.).
Beginner's guide to winning the Nobel prize.
New York : Columbia University Press, ©2006
(DLC) 2005032326
Named Person: P C Doherty; P C Doherty
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: P C Doherty
ISBN: 9780231138963 0231138962 0231511264 9780231511261 1282990365 9781282990364 9786612990366 6612990368
OCLC Number: 232160284
Language Note: English.
Description: 1 online resource (xxi, 294 pages) : illustrations
Contents: The Swedish effect --
The science culture --
This scientific life --
Immunity: a science story --
Personal discoveries and new commitments --
The next American century? --
Through different prisms: science and religion --
Discovering the future --
How to win a Nobel prize.
Responsibility: Peter Doherty.
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Useful for those interested in a career in science, the author recounts his unlikely path to becoming a Nobel Laureate. Beginning with his humble origins in Australia, he tells how he developed an  Read more...

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A highly readable introduction to the modern world of scientific research. -- Mary Powers Commercialappeal.com Important to any aspiring scientist. Bookwatch A charmingly homely account of his own Read more...

 
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The Beginner's Guide to Winning the Nobel Prize: A Life in Science

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Review of `The Beginner's Guide to Winning the Nobel Prize: A Life in Science' by Peter Doherty.

CITATION: Doherty, P. (2007). The Beginner's Guide to Winning the Nobel Prize: A Life in Science. Melbourne: Miegunyah Press.

REVIEWER: Dr W. P. Palmer

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