- 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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Throughout the hour he spent with her Vogelstein seemed to see how it was she had made herself.
She coloured slightly, but smiled and read his name, while Vogelstein raised his hat.
In the afternoon, returning to Washington on the steamer, Vogelstein received a warning.
Vogelstein asked, reversing in fancy a position not at all unknown to him.
Count Vogelstein had finished his cigar, and he spent a long time in walking up and down the upper deck.