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Zerhouni, Elias A.
August 2005
Mayo Clinic Proceedings;Aug2005, Vol. 80 Issue 8, p1058
Academic Journal
journal article
Presents a speech by Elias A. Zerhouni, director of the National Institutes of Health at the commencement exercise of the Mayo Medical School and Mayo Graduate School on May 21, 2005. Need to get serious about one's work; Acceleration in the rate of change in science; Need of more exploration in the field of medical science.


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