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Moses Judah Folkman
|Died||January 14, 2008 (aged 74)|
|Alma mater||The Ohio State University, Harvard Medical School|
|Awards||Charles S. Mott Prize (1997)|
Massry Prize (1997)
Keio Medical Science Prize (1998)
|Institutions||Harvard Medical School|
Moses Judah Folkman (February 24, 1933 – January 14, 2008) was an American medical scientist. He was best known for his research on tumor angiogenesis, the process by which a tumor attracts blood vessels to feed itself and to live.
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- "Judah Folkman, MD". Department of Ophthalmology. Harvard Medical School. Retrieved February 18, 2019.
- Cao, Yihai; Langer, Robert (September 9, 2008). "A review of Judah Folkman's remarkable achievements in biomedicine". Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 105 (36): 13203–13205. Bibcode:2008PNAS..10513203C. doi:10.1073/pnas.0806582105. PMC 2533169. PMID 18772371.