The President's National Medal of Science: Recipient Details
Gertrude B. Elion
Burroughs Wellcome Company
3030 Cornwalis Road
Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709 USA
"For her basic research which enhanced the sciences of chemistry and medicine by elucidating fundamental principles of drug-receptor interactions for nucleic acid antagonists."
Presented by President Bush at a White House Rose Garden Ceremony on September 16, 1991.
Physiology or Medicine, 1988