The President's National Medal of Science: Recipient Details
Rosalyn S. Yalow
Senior Medical Investigator
Bronx,New York USA
"For her historic contributions to the discovery and development of radioimmunassay, a technique that employs radioactive isotopes to detect and measure the levels of insulin and hormones in the blood and body tissues."
Presented by President Reagan in a White House ceremony on July 15, 1988.
Physiology or Medicine, 1977