In this letter Flexner, the long-time director of the Rockefeller Institute of Medical Research and the former boss of both
Heidelberger and the Nobel-prize winning immunologist Karl Landsteiner, made suggestions for an obituary of Landsteiner which
Heidelberger was writing for publication in Science. Landsteiner died on June 26, 1943.
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Medical Subject Headings (MeSH):
Allergy and Immunology
Antigens and Antibodies: Heidelberger and The Rise of Quantitative Immunochemistry, 1928-1954