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Open Yalow, Rosalyn S. (Rosalyn Sussman), 1921-2011
Yalow, Rosalyn S. (Rosalyn Sussman), 1921-2011

b. 1921 Medical Physicist Education: A.B., Hunter College, 1941; M.S., University of Illinois, 1942, Ph.D., physics, 1945 Professional Experience:

Open Y chromosome
Y chromosome

Smaller of the two sex chromosomes . In male mammals it occurs paired with the other type of sex chromosome (X), which carries far more genes . The Y

Open Yellow fever
Yellow fever

acute infectious disease endemic in tropical Africa and many areas of South America. Epidemics have extended into subtropical and temperate regions

Young, Thomas, 1773-1829

English physicist, physician, and Egyptologist who revived the wave theory of light and identified the phenomenon of interference in 1801. He also