Collection contains E. Leong Way's professional papers concern his career in pharmaceutical chemistry at the University of
California, San Francisco.
Eddie Leong Way was born in San Francisco, California in 1916. After earning a bachelor's degree from UC Berkeley, he went
on to receive a PhD in pharmaceutical chemistry from the UCSF School of Pharmacy, class of 1938. Much of his career centered
on the development of physical dependence and tolerance of opiates. His work has aided in creating a deeper understanding
of the complexities of addiction. Dr. Way worked as a professor at UCSF for many years before retiring in 1987.
4.38 linear feet (3 cartons, 2 boxes)
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Collection is open for research.