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Author Medawar's Book Reviews

Advice to a Young Scientist
Professor Medawar here shares his experience of a distinguished career in science for the benefit of the aspiring scientist. This book would probably be useful to anyone entertaining the idea of a science-based career, certainly up to the graduate stage. This is an original and personal book, by a writer who won a Nobel prize in 1960 for his research in the area of human tissue transplants. Literate and highly practical, he distills the wisdom of a lifet...