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Rosalyn Sussman Yalow

Yalow, Rosalyn Sussman (1921– ), U.S. medical researcher who shared the 1977 Nobel Prize in physiology or medicine for helping develop radioimmunoassay, a technique for measuring minute amounts of hormones, vitamins, or enzymes that could not be detected by other means.

See also: Physiology.

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