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Corporate entry Howard Florey Laboratories (1963 - 1971)

From
1963
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
To
1971
Functions
Medical Research
Location
Melbourne, Victoria

Summary

The Howard Florey Laboratories were commissioned in 1963. Supporters of the Laboratories included Kenneth Baillieu Myer, Sir Ian Potter and Dr H. C. Coombs. The Laboratories conducted long term experiments in order to study integrative physiology. In 1971 an Act of Parliament established the Howard Florey Institute of Experimental Physiology and Medicine.

Timeline

 1963 - 1971 Howard Florey Laboratories
       1971 - Howard Florey Institute of Experimental Physiology and Medicine

Published resources

Books

  • Hewat, Tim, The Florey: the Story of the Sheep Hilton, Collins/Angus & Robertson, Sydney, 1990, 211 pp. Details

Online Resources

See also

  • McPhee, Peter, 'Wright, Sir Roy Douglas (1907-1990), Professor of Physiology and University Administrator', in Australian Dictionary of Biography, vol. 18, 2012, pp. 639-40. Details

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