Nobel Prizefight

 

1. Noble Nobel?

2. Unraveling the dynamite prize

3. The biggest blunder

 

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Book Review of The Pioneers of NMR and Magnetic Resonance in Medicine, Paul R Moran, Source: Physics Today; Jan97, Vol. 50 Issue 1, p66, 2p.

Nobel Prize: a History of Genius, Controversy, and Prestige, Arcade Publishing, New York, Burton Feldman, 2000.

Tumor Detection by Nuclear Magnetic Resonance, Raymond Damadian, Science, New Series, Vol. 171, No. 3976. (Mar. 19, 1971), pp. 1151-1153.

Physicists Honored for Their Medical Insights, Gretchen Vogel, Science, Oct. 17, 2003.

No Nobel Prize for Whining, Horace Freeland Judson, The New York Times, p. A19, Oct. 20, 2003.

The Pioneers of NMR and Magnetic Resonance in Medicine: the Story of MRI, / James Mattson and Merrill Simon, Ramat Gan, Israel, 1996.

The Waning of the Golden Age, Walter Gratzer, Nature 403, 17 - 19 (2000); doi:10.1038/47353.

Electronic
And the 2003 Nobel for physiology and medicine goes to...,

Something more Ignobel than the Nobel.

The Nobel Prize Internet Archive.

Fonar Corporation.

The NIH profiles Oswald Avery.

The 'Aryan' physics of Philipp Lenard.

How MRI works.

More on MRI.

Explore the body with imaging technology.

The Nobel e-museum.

Meet Ray Damadian. Includes video.

The Joshua Lederberg papers.

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