Volume 14, Number 2—February 2008
A Rondelay (Without Cadenza) By The Virion Of Influenza
Dr Kilbourne has spent most of his professional lifetime, beginning in 1948, on the study of influenza. During his tenure at 5 medical institutions, he has contributed particularly to discoveries that have facilitated vaccine development. As an avocation, he has published light verse and essays that have appeared in a number of nonmedical periodicals, including Saturday Review; some of his works have been collected recently in book form in Strategies of Sex. He is a member of the National Academy of Sciences, the Association of American Physicians, and the American Philosophical Society, among other honorary societies. He may be contacted by email: email@example.com
Courtesy of the Author. Published in Genetic Variation among Influenza Viruses. DP Nayak, editor. New York: Academic Press, Inc.; 1981.