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Author Rowland, Lewis P.

Title NINDS at 50 : Celebrating 50 Years of Brain Research
Published New York : Demos Medical Pub., LLC, 2003
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Description 1 online resource (360 pages)
Contents Title Page; Table of Contents; Preface; Foreword; SECTION 1: Birth and Development; SECTION 2: Maturity; SECTION 3: NINDS-Supported Nobel and Lasker Awards; SECTION 4: Looking to the Future; SECTION 5: A Neuroscience Timeline; APPENDICES; ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; Photo and Illustration Credits; Name Index; Subject Index
Summary NINDS has been one of the most powerful motors that pulled and pushed the rise of modern neuroscience. This book was written in celebration of the fiftieth anniversary of the institute. Its history and the history of neurology and neuroscience are essentially one. Well written, and lavishly accompanied by photographs that span the last half-century, this book will be a welcome addition to the library of everyone in brain research and the clinical neurosciences. The first half is a history of the Institute, starting with the enabling legislation and concentrating on the people who made NINDS a
Notes Print version record
Subject National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (U.S.) -- History.
Neurology -- United States -- History.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 128197465X
1934559342 (electronic bk.)
9781934559345 (electronic bk.)