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https://www.nytimes.com/2017/03/12/business/lloyd-conover-dead-inventor-of-groundbreaking-antibiotic.html?smprod=nytcore-ipad&smid=nytcore-ipad-share

Dr. Conover, a chemist, developed tetracycline, a powerful chemically altered antibiotic with fewer side effects than the drug from which it was derived.

A footnote: this is what was tracked in the landmark Coleman, Katz, Menzel, "Doctors and New Drugs". Originally done under a contract with Pfizer, the name of the drug was disguised. A classic example of Lazersfeld turning commercial  proprietary research into academically respectable research. 

Charles

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