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  • In 1977, she received the Nobel Prize, together with Roger Guillemin and Andrew V. Schally for her role in devising the radioimmunoassay (RIA) technique that by measuring substances in the human body, that made possible the screening the blood of donors for such diseases as hepatitis among other uses. (wikipedia.org)
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  • Rosalyn Sussman Yalow (July 19, 1921 - May 30, 2011) was an American medical physicist, and a co-winner of the 1977 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (together with Roger Guillemin and Andrew Schally) for development of the radioimmunoassay (RIA) technique. (wikipedia.org)
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  • The study by Raisz and colleagues reported in this issue (1), although based on a small number of samples, illustrates both the assets and limitations of commercially available radioimmunoassays for immunoreactive parathyroid hormone (iPTH). (annals.org)