Making Progress: Does Clinical Research Lead to Breakthroughs in Basic Biomedical Sciences?
In this article, Gershon uses two "basic scientific breakthroughs," one of which is Avery, MacLeod and McCarty's
discovery that DNA was genetic material, which stemmed from Avery's research on pneumonia, to demonstrate the falsity
of the assumption that breakthroughs in biological research result only from basic science and research and not applied clinical
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Gershon, Elliot S.
Periodical: Gershon, Elliot S. "Making Progress: Does Clinical Research Lead to Breakthroughs in Basic Biomedical Sciences?" Perspectives
in Biology and Medicine 42, 1 ([Autumn 1998]): 95-102. Article. 8 Images.
University of Chicago Press
Reproduced with permission of the Johns Hopkins University Press.
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After the Discovery: The Transforming Principle's Reception by the Scientific Community