The 1989 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine Is Awarded to J. Michael Bishop and Harold E. Varmus for Their Contribution to Cancer Research

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This essay examines the work of J. Michael Bishop and Harold E. Varmus, recipients of the 1989 NotMlPrize in physiology or medicine for the discovery of the celhdar origin of retroviral oncogenes. The award is entirely consistent with their citation reeords as well as their rankings in ISI” listings of most-cited scientists.The laureates’highlycited papers… (More)

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@inproceedings{Garfield1998The1N, title={The 1989 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine Is Awarded to J. Michael Bishop and Harold E. Varmus for Their Contribution to Cancer Research}, author={Eugene Garfield}, year={1998} }