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Edward C. Taylor

Date of Birth 03-August-1923
Place of Birth Springfield
(Hampden County, Massachusetts, United States of America, Area code 413)
Nationality United States of America
Also know as Edward Taylor
Edward Curtis Taylor, Jr. is an American chemist who developed the chemotherapy drug pemetrexed. Taylor studied his PhD between 1946-1949 at Cornell University supervised by Neil Kain. As of 2009, royalties for this drug paid to Princeton University were sufficient to completely finance a state-of-the-art 263,000-square-foot chemistry laboratory building. In 2006 Taylor was named a Hero of Chemistry by the American Chemical Society. Taylor has completed 187 PhD students.

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