The Stadtman Way: A Tale of Two Biochemists at NIH


This website was written by Dr. Buhm Soon Park, and produced by the Office of NIH History in collaboration with the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute. Assistance was provided by Dr. Victoria Harden, Director, Office of NIH History, and her staff, especially Dr. Sarah Leavitt, Dr. Caroline Hannaway, and Michele Lyons.

Web design

Art direction by Rayne Ann Wood and design by Alan Hoofring, NIH Medical Arts and Printing.

Special thanks to

Drs. Thressa and Earl Stadtman and their colleagues in the Laboratory of Biochemistry, especially Drs. Boon Chock, Rodney Levine, and Sue Goo Rhee.

Photo credits

Drs. Thressa and Earl Stadtman for their personal photos, and L'Oreal, Inc., for the photo of Thressa receiving the first Lifetime Achievement Award for Women in Science.
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The Stadtmans.
Earl and Thressa Stadtman 2003 

Last update: May 2010
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