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Keys, Ancel, 1904-2004


Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Ancel B. Keys papers

Identifier: ua-00738

Collection contains the papers of Ancel B. Keys, professor emeritus of physiology and director of the Laboratory of Physiological Hygiene at the University of Minnesota. Dr. Keys was world renowned in the field of public heath, creating the K ration during World War II, conducting starvation experiments that helped guide relief workers in post-war Europe, and was the first to link diet to cholesterol and heart attack risk.

Dates: 1938-1967

Jay Arthur Myers papers

Identifier: ua-00041

Collection contains personal and professional correspondence of Jay Arthur Myers, tuberculosis crusader, author, editor, and member of the faculty of the School of Public Health, University of Minnesota.

Dates: 1914-1977

Minnesota Poliomyelitis Research Committee papers

Identifier: ua00190

Collection contains the records of polio research conducted by the University of Minnesota under the auspices of the Minnesota Poliomyelitis Research Committee, which was funded by the National Foundation for Infantile Paralysis.

Dates: circa 1940s-1970s

School of Public Health papers

Identifier: ua-00269

Collection contains the administrative papers of the School of Public Health at the University of Minnesota.

Dates: 1925-1970s

Additional filters:

BCG vaccination. 1
Lillehei Family. 1
Medical Literature -- Editing. 1
Nutrition. 1
Poliomyelitis -- Research 1