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Vogelstein
  (vō'gəl-stēn')   
American medical researcher who led the team that identified the specific mutations responsible for cancer of the colon, a discovery that greatly advanced the understanding of the genetic basis of cancer.
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  • She coloured slightly, but smiled and read his name, while vogelstein raised his hat.

    Pandora Henry James
  • vogelstein asked, reversing in fancy a position not at all unknown to him.

    Pandora Henry James
  • Throughout the hour he spent with her vogelstein seemed to see how it was she had made herself.

    Pandora Henry James
  • In the afternoon, returning to Washington on the steamer, vogelstein received a warning.

    Pandora Henry James
  • Count vogelstein had finished his cigar, and he spent a long time in walking up and down the upper deck.

    Pandora Henry James
  • This was rather illogical, but it indicated a certain amount of curiosity on the part of Count vogelstein.

    Pandora Henry James
  • These reflexions would indicate that Count vogelstein read his volume of Tauchnitz rather interruptedly.

    Pandora Henry James
  • Mrs. Dangerfield was a handsome confidential insinuating woman, with whom vogelstein felt his talk take a very wide range indeed.

    Pandora Henry James
  • Perhaps it was of Phidias and Pericles they were thinking, vogelstein reflected, as they sat ruminating in their rugs.

    Pandora Henry James
  • Count vogelstein was still young enough in diplomacy to think it necessary to have opinions.

    Pandora Henry James

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