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December 18, 1948

Selected Papers from the Royal Cancer Hospital (Free) and the Chester Beatty Research Institute

JAMA. 1948;138(16):1204. doi:10.1001/jama.1948.02900160072031

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These papers provide a striking indication of Britain's ability to maintain medical science through the war period. The subjects range from radiation dosage to fundamental considerations of the biology of differentiating tissue and the correlation of the chemical structure of compounds with their biologic effects. The material is so diverse as to give an excellent cross section of the type of work under way in a cancer institute of the highest type.

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