Department of Developmental Biology History

Carl and Gerty Cori

Carl and Gerty Cori arrived at the School of Medicine in 1931 to join the Department of Pharmacology. In 1947, they won the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for research on the catalytic conversion of glycogen. Six other Nobelists received training under their auspices.

Oliver H. Lowry (biography)

Women in Medicine at Washington University School of Medicine

Name Change

Chairs of the Department

School of Medicine History