Presentation of Leslie Brent, 1994 Medawar Prize Awardee.

  title={Presentation of Leslie Brent, 1994 Medawar Prize Awardee.},
  author={Thomas E. Starzl},
  journal={Transplantation proceedings},
  volume={27 1},
L ESLIE Brent was the youngest member of the so-called British "holy trinity" whose description of acquired immunologic tolerance 41 years ago launched the modern era of transplantation. Brent. who was 28 years old at the time. had been only 22 in 1947 when he first met Medawar. then chairman of the Department of Zoology at the University of Birmingham. However. like many children of this turbulent century, Brent already had been through a lifetime. This distinguished Englishman actually was… CONTINUE READING

Figures and Topics from this paper.

Explore Further: Topics Discussed in This Paper