(gī′də-shĕk′), D(aniel) Carleton Born 1923.
American virologist. He shared a 1976 Nobel Prize for research on the origin and spread of infectious diseases.
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Flora 145-46; Gajdusek 204; Lamb, Hemingway Short Story 150-51; Reynolds, Paris Years 202; Smith, Reader's Guide 85, 88.
11, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony Pictures' Screen Gems announced that production has commenced in New Orleans, Louisiana on the psychological thriller "When the Bough Breaks," directed by Jon Cassar ("24," "The Kennedys") from the screenplay by Jack Olsen and Karl Gajdusek.
Daniel Gajdusek, Michale Alpers, and Baruch Blumberg won the Nobel Prize in Medicine in 1976 for their research demonstrating prion diseases were infectious across species, so this is of great concern to humans.
LOOSELY based on the true story of physician Daniel Carleton Gajdusek, Hanya Yanagihara's debut novel is a shocking exploration of whether a man's personal flaws cancel out his professional achievement.
Carleton Gajdusek, a Nobel Prize-winning physician and medical researcher, Yanagihara's multilayered and immensely ambitious debut novel entertains readers with "elements of fantasy, horror, and Indiana Jones-like adventure (Chicago Tribune) while challenging them with one of the most despicable protagonists in recent memory.
Daniel Carleton Gajdusek of the United States National Institute of Health.
Gajdusek & E Brown, Blood group genetic variations in natives of the Caroline Islands and in other parts of Micronesia.
Strategies are deliberate, controlled, selected actions that readers employ to achieve comprehension goals effectively and efficiently (Allen, 2003; Carrell, Gajdusek, & Wise, 1998; Heeney, 2005; Macaro & Erler, 2008; Zhang, 2007).
Blumberg shared the 1976 Nobel Prize for Medicine with Carleton Gajdusek, who did groundbreaking research on kuru, an incurable and infectious degenerative neurological disorder.
In 1957, a neuropathologist at the National Institute of Health, Igor Klatzo, was the first to associate kuru with CJD, in correspondence with virologist Daniel Carleton Gajdusek.
Temporarily released from normal duties by the Director General of Health in Port Moresby to remain in the area and study the condition, Zigas was joined in February 1957 by American paediatrician and virologist, Carleton Gajdusek (Farquhar and Gajdusek 1981; Zigas 1975).