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Album: Alumni

Track: Making history - audio

Alumni

Description: In this interview we meet the man responsible for the discovery of one of the world's biggest selling painkillers, Ibuprofen. Dr Stewart Adams, a University of Nottingham alumnus, talks about how his original search for a cure for rheumatoid arthritis led to the discovery of Ibuprofen, and how years of painstaking research were rewarded with one of the world's most significant pharmacological finds. Dr Adams was recently made an honorary graduate of the University for his remarkable work and dedication.

Keywords: Alumni, Nottingham University, University of Nottingham

Author: Various

Category: Society

Web page: http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/alumni

Thumbnail: http://itunesu.nottingham.ac.uk/media/Student_Grads/Alumni/images/alumni.jpg

Track media file: http://itunesu.nottingham.ac.uk/media/Student_Grads/Alumni/audio/adams.mp3

Duration: 11:22

Size: 13421772

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