Reference numberMM/22/97
TitleLetter from John Gay Davis, Assistant Editor of the Sunday Times to W E van Heyningen, Sir William Dunn School of Pathology, University of Oxford, Oxford
Date12 March 1959
DescriptionDavis thanks Heyningen from his letter and appreciates his concern that other members of the research team on penicillin should be remembered. He points out that the Sunday Times' Portrait Gallery was a profile of Professor Chain and not an account of the general background of his research
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