TITLE

Ignarro, Louis Joseph

PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
World Book Science Dataset;1/1/2009, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Encyclopedia
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
Ignarro, Louis Joseph (1941-) is an American pharmacologist, a scientist who studies drugs. He won the 1998 Nobel Prize in physiology or medicine for his discovery that the gas nitric oxide acts as an important signal molecule that relaxes the smooth muscles that line blood vessels.
ACCESSION #
37309120

 

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