Reference numberCMB/51/90
TitleCopy, letter from Andrew Balfour, the Wellcome Bureau of Scientific Research, Cavendish Square W1, to Sir David Bruce
Date21 January 1919
DescriptionHas long felt 'that something authoritative should be done' as regards the precise value of quinine as a prophylactic in malaria -- notes that much has been done by Sir Ronald Ross -- is not sure the time is right for others to take up research, but suggests that the recent work should be investigated. p101.
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