Called `Trimates,' Three Bold Women Shaped Their Field

@article{Morell1993CalledT,
  title={Called `Trimates,' Three Bold Women Shaped Their Field},
  author={Victor O. Morell},
  journal={Science},
  year={1993},
  volume={260},
  pages={420 - 425}
}
  • V. Morell
  • Published 16 April 1993
  • Education
  • Science
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