Ernest C. Pollard Lecture set for Feb. 13
Penn State News
... Mildred Cohn Award in Biological Chemistry from the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, the Dorothy Crowfoot Hodgkin Award from the Protein Society, and the Northwestern University Distinguished Role Model in the Life Sciences.
Museum exhibition explores groundbreaking work on antibiotics in Oxford
The Oxford Times
Crucial work to determine the structure of penicillin was also carried out in Oxford by Dorothy Crowfoot Hodgkin and a small team of x-ray crystallographers in the 1940s. Still the only British woman to receive a Nobel Prize for science, Hodgkin's work ...
The Beccles schoolgirl who fought to take chemistry and went on to change the world with discovery about penicllin
East Anglian Daily Times
The photograph was taken at the Sir John Leman school in Beccles and the girls were named Dorothy Crowfoot and Norah Pusey. Girls were supposed to only do domestic science at that time but Dorothy and Norah argued, successfully, that they should be ...
Why Don't Women Win the Nobel Prize?
American Council on Science and Health
Two days of celebration in science happened in the last few weeks which, taken together, created a rather awkward situation. The first were the announcements of the Nobel Prizes in Medicine, Physics and Chemistry, which were made on October 3rd, 4th ...