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Ian Frazer free pdf When Professor Ian Frazer was awarded the patent for the vaccine to cervical cancer, he knew it could help to save the lives of 275,000 women around the world each year. Respected across the globe, few people know the real story of the Scottish-born Australian of the Year who is behind one of the great medical discoveries of the century. Given exclusive access to Ian Frazer, biographer and award-winning journalist Madonna King peels back the many layers of his extraordinary life. She tells of the ongoing struggle for funding cancer research, the herculean international legal battle waged to win the patent, the devastating loss of his friend and co- researcher, Dr Jian Zhou, and Ian Frazer's ongoing commitment to have the vaccine made available in the developing world. Ian Frazer: The Man Who Saved a Million Lives is an unforgettable story of perseverance and aspiration. And he isn't finished yet, with research underway for another historic medical breakthrough.

About Madonna King

Madonna King's previous titles include Catalyst, which looks at the media, politics and the law- One-Way Ticket (co-authored with Cindy Wockner), an investigation into the lives of the Bali 9- and A Generous Helping (co-authored with Alison Alexander).

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Author : Madonna King
Publisher : University of Queensland Press
Data Published : 21 August 2013
ISBN : 0702250023
EAN : 9780702250026
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 262 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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