Additional Resources

Web Resources

Nobel Web AB. The Nobel Prize in Physiology and Medicine 1970. The Nobel Foundation.

Manuscript Collections

The National Library of Medicine. History of Medicine Division. Finding Aid to the Julius Axelrod Papers, 1910-2004 (bulk 1946-1999).


Rowland, Lewis P. P. NINDS at 50: An Incomplete History Celebrating the Fiftieth Anniversary of the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke. Bethesda, MD: National Institutes of Health, 2001.

Squire, Larry R., ed. The History of Neuroscience in Autobiography. Vol. I. Washington, DC: Society for Neuroscience, 1996.

Kanigel, Robert. Apprentice to Genius: The Making of a Scientific Dynasty. 2nd ed. New York: MacMillan, 1993.

Snyder, Solomon H. Brainstorming: The Science and Politics of Opiate Research. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1989.

Snyder, Solomon H. Drugs and the Brain. New York: Scientific American Books/W. H. Freeman, 1986.

Snyder, Solomon H., ed. Perspectives in Neuropharmacology: A Tribute to Julius Axelrod. New York: Oxford University Press, 1972.


Udenfriend, Sidney. "Development of the Spectrophotofluorometer and its Commercialization." Protein Science 4, no. 3 (March 1995): 542-551.