Dr. Freeman Comes to California.—
Dr. Gustave Freeman, medical researcher, has joined the biological sciences department at Stanford Research Institute as program director of medical research. He will direct preclinical cancer research at the institute and clinical studies conducted with neighboring hospitals. Concurrently with his assignment, Dr. Freeman will conduct an advanced program on nucleic acids with Prof. George W. Beadle, recently named to share the 1958 Nobel prize in medicine, at California Institute of Technology. Dr. Freeman comes to Stanford Research Institute from the Cancer Chemotherapy National Service Center at Bethesda, Md., where he was head of the clinical pharmacology and therapeutics section. In addition, he was a consultant-in-biology for the Children's Hospital in Boston; a member of the Johns Hopkins Hospital medical staff; and an assistant professor of medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore.
State Medical Election.—
The Colorado State Medical Society has installed
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