Research milestones

  • Fractionation of blood plasma into its component parts
  • Invention of the blood cell separation device called the Latham Bowl
  • Platelet derived growth factor
  • Identification of the receptor for the common cold rhinovirus
  • Discovery of adhesion molecules that direct white cell migration to areas of infection
  • Genetics of antibody development
  • Mapping and cloning of immunodeficiency genes
  • Therapeutic potential of SiRNA
  • The association of Epstein-Barr virus and Hodgkin’s disease
  • Murine model of pulmonary fibrosis
  • First double knockout gene


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