Teal wrote to ask for more research on causes of cancer, especially the magnesium in certain over-the-counter products, which
he said was actually asbestos. The exchange is a good example of the range of inquiries Fogarty received and how he responded.
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Teal, Frederick E.
Fogarty, John E.
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Redefining the Federal Role in Public Health, Medical Research, and Education, 1949-1960
Letter from John E. Fogarty to Frederick E. Teal (April 24, 1959)
Letter from J. R. Heller to John E. Fogarty (April 22, 1959)
Letter from John E. Fogarty to Frederick E. Teal (April 13, 1959)