Gertrude B. Elion #ALD15 @findingada

Native New Yorker Gertrude B. Elion won the nobel peace prize for Physiology or Medicine and was also the first woman to be inducted into the National Inventors hall of fame! via Encyclopædia Britannica In 1944 Elion joined the Burroughs Wellcome Laboratories (later part of Glaxo Wellcome; today known as...