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E. Leong Way papers
MSS 2009-01  
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Description
Collection contains E. Leong Way's professional papers concern his career in pharmaceutical chemistry at the University of California, San Francisco.
Background
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.
Extent
4.38 linear feet (3 cartons, 2 boxes)
Restrictions
Copyright has not been assigned to the Library & Center for Knowledge Management. All requests for permission to publish or quote from material must be submitted in writing to the UCSF Archivist. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Library & Center for Knowledge Management as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.
Availability
Collection is open for research.