Marshall R. Urist

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Marshall R. Urist (1914–2001) was a United States orthopedic surgeon working at University of California, Los Angeles who made discoveries in treating broken bones. He was best known for his discovery in 1965 of bone morphogenic protein.[1][2][3]

The Orthopaedic Research Society has given a "Marshall R. Urist Award" every year since 1997.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Oliver, Myrna (7 February 2001). "Dr. Marshall R. Urist; Surgeon Pioneered Rebuilding of Bones". Los Angeles Times. Archived from the original on 30 June 2009. Retrieved March 27, 2014.
  2. ^ F., G. (October 1, 2001). "Marshall R. Urist, MD, 1914-2001". The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery. 83 (10): 1611. Archived from the original on June 30, 2009.
  3. ^ Reddi, A. Hari (August 1, 2003). "Marshall R. Urist: A Renaissance Scientist and Orthopaedic Surgeon". The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery. 1 (85): 3–7. Archived from the original on June 30, 2009.
  4. ^ "The ORS Marshall R. Urist, MD Award-Transforming the Future". Orthopaedic Research Society. 2014. Archived from the original on June 30, 2009. Retrieved March 27, 2014.