Selman A. Waksman

Affiliations: 
Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Brunswick, NJ, United States 
Area:
Microbial Biology
Website:
http://www.nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/medicine/laureates/1952/waksman-bio.html
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(1888 - 1973)
http://www.nasonline.org/member-directory/deceased-members/20001676.html
http://www.nap.edu/openbook.php?record_id=10830&page=320
The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1952 was awarded to Selman A. Waksman for his discovery of streptomycin, the first antibiotic effective against tuberculosis.

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Jacob Goodale Lipman research assistant 1916 Rutgers, New Brunswick
 (M.S.)
T. Brailsford Robertson grad student 1918 UC Berkeley
 (Studies on proteolytic activities of soil microorganisms with special reference to fungi)
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Waksman SA, Schatz A, Reynolds DM. (2010) Production of antibiotic substances by actinomycetes Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. 1213: 112-124
Duemling WW, Duncan GG, Feldman WH, et al. (2010) VOLUME XLVIII, ART. 2. PAGES 31-218
SEPTEMBER 27, 1946
ANTIBIOTICS* Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. 1213: 106-106
WOODRUFF HB, WAKSMAN SA. (1960) The actinomycins and their importance in the treatment of tumors in animals and man. Historical background. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. 89: 287-298
Waksman SA, Katz E, Vining LC. (1958) NOMENCLATURE OF THE ACTINOMYCINS. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 44: 602-12
VINING LC, GREGORY FJ, WAKSMAN SA. (1955) Actinomycin. V. Chromatographic separation of the actinomycin complexes Antibiotics & Chemotherapy. 5: 417-422
GREGORY FJ, VINING LC, WAKSMAN SA. (1955) Actinomycin. IV. Classification of the actinomycins by paper chromatography Antibiotics & Chemotherapy. 5: 409-416
TABER WA, VINING LC, WAKSMAN SA. (1954) Candidin, a new antifungal antibiotic produced by Streptomyces viridoflavus Antibiotics & Chemotherapy. 4: 455-461
VINING LC, WAKSMAN SA. (1954) Paper chromatographic identification of the actinomycins. Science (New York, N.Y.). 120: 389-90
Vining LC, Waksman SA. (1954) Paper chromatographic identification of the actinomycins Science. 120: 389-390
WEISS D, WAKSMAN SA. (1950) Strain specificity and production of antibiotic substances. IX. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States Of. 36: 293-300
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