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T-PA and other research contributions at Genentech : oral history transcript / 2004.
BANC MSS 2005/109 c; Phonotape 3740 C:1-6; BANC MSS 2005/109 c suppl.
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Title:

T-PA and other research contributions at Genentech : oral history transcript / 2004

Creator/Contributor:

Pennica, Diane, 1951-, creator, interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Hughes, Sally Smith, interviewer.

Creator/Contributor:

Program in the History of the Biological Sciences and Biotechnology

Creator/Contributor:

Bancroft Library, Regional Oral History Office.

Abstract:

Pennica discusses her work at Genentech, especially the cloning of t-PA, the "clot buster" tissue plasminogen activator. She also discusses work her other research, including work on urokinase, tumor necrosis factor, p53, uromodulin and cardiotropin.
interviewee's curriculum vitae, copy of letter regarding Pennica's Inventor of the Year award, and a photo.

Date:

2004 (issued)

Subject:

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Pennica, Diane -- 1951- -- Interviews
Genentech, Inc. -- History
Biotechnology -- California -- San Francisco Bay Area
Biotechnology industries -- California -- San Francisco Bay Area
Women scientists -- California -- Interviews
Molecular biology -- Research -- California
Plasminogen activators
Myocardial infarction -- Treatment
Cancer -- Research -- California

Note:

Diane Pennica ; interviews conducted by Sally Smith Hughes in 2003. Regional Oral History Office, the Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley,
Forms part of the Program in the History of the Biological Sciences and Biotechnology.
AUDIO/VISUAL MATERIALS RESTRICTED. Requests for use of original must be approved by the appropriate curator. CU-BANC
Audio tape recording of the interviews also available. Shelved as Phonotape 3740 C:1-6.
Also available online.
Duplicate transcript: Dept. of Special Collections, University of California, Los Angeles Library.
This manuscript is made available for research purposes only. All publication rights are reserved to The Bancroft Library of the University of California, Berkeley. Requests for permission to quote for publication should be addressed to the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Volume includes index.

Type:

biography
Oral histories.

Physical Description:

print
1 v. (vii, 100 p.) : ill., port. ; 29 cm.
6 sound cassettes.
1 v.

Language:

English

Identifier:

http://nma.berkeley.edu/ark:/28722/bk0005z1b99
BANC MSS 2005/109 c
Phonotape 3740 C:1-6
BANC MSS 2005/109 c suppl.

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

AUDIO/VISUAL MATERIALS RESTRICTED. Requests for use of original must be approved by the appropriate curator. CU-BANC
This manuscript is made available for research purposes only. All publication rights are reserved to The Bancroft Library of the University of California, Berkeley. Requests for permission to quote for publication should be addressed to the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

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http://nma.berkeley.edu/ark:/28722/bk0005z1b99