Science Not Silence — A Letter To The 1962 Nobel Prize Committee

Laura Turpeinen
Jan 2, 2020 · 7 min read
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My fellow scientists and colleagues at the Nobel Committee,

must confess I was surprised to receive your request for an expert account on the candidates for the 1962 Nobel Prize in Physiology and Medicine.

Like all biologists, I too closely followed the astounding race for discovering the