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dc.contributorTansey EM
dc.contributorArendt J
dc.contributor.advisorTansey EM
dc.contributor.otherGee D
dc.contributor.otherYabsley A
dc.contributor.otherWilkinson A
dc.description.abstractInterview with Professor Josephine Arendt, conducted by Professor Tilli Tansey, for the History of Modern Biomedicine Research Group, 17 March 2015, in the School of History, Queen Mary University of London. Transcribed by Mrs Debra Gee, and edited by Professor Tilli Tansey. The project management and the technical support were undertaken by Mr Adam Wilkinson and Mr Alan Yabsley, respectively. Professor Josephine Arendt (b. 1941) is Emeritus Professor of Endocrinology in the University of Surrey. Trained as a biochemist, she is a specialist on biological rhythms and has pioneered the field of chronobiology. She has researched biological rhythms and their mechanisms widely in animals and humans, including studies on jet-lag, sleep disorders in the blind, shift work, and devised techniques to measure melatonin and its metabolites. In this interview and associated material, she describes her career and discusses many of these fascinating aspects of her work.en_US
dc.description.sponsorshipThe History of Modern Biomedicine Research Group is funded by the Wellcome Trust, which is a registered charity (no. 210183). The current interview has been funded by the Wellcome Trust Strategic Award entitled “Makers of modern biomedicine: testimonies and legacy” (2012-2017; awarded to Professor Tilli Tansey).en_US
dc.relation.ispartofseriesHistory of Modern Biomedicine Interviews (Digital Collection);e2017153
dc.rightsAttribution 3.0 United States
dc.subjectHistory of Modern Biomedicine Research Groupen_US
dc.subjectAudio Interviewen_US
dc.subjectDrugs and Pharmacologistsen_US
dc.subjectNervous System and Neuroscientistsen_US
dc.titleArendt, Josephine: transcript of an audio interview (17-Mar-2015)en_US

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