Lewis Engel

Biography of Lewis Engel

Lewis Libman Engel (1909-1978) was Macfarlane Professor of Experimental Medicine from 1967 to 1968.

Engel was the American Cancer Society Professor of Biological Chemistry at Harvard Medical School when he was appointed to this visiting professorship. He was an authority on steroid biochemistry, particularly oestrogens, and he came to Glasgow primarily to undertake cancer research at Glasgow Royal Infirmary on the biochemistry of endoctrine neoplasms.


Lewis Engel

Born 1909.
Died 1978.
University Link: Professor
Occupation categories: endocrinologists
Record last updated: 12th Aug 2008

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