Edmund Klein

Medical researcher (1921-1999).   Born Vienna, Austria.  Long time resident of Buffalo.  Dr. Klein spent his career on cancer research.  He was particularly interested in the study of skin cancer and developed techniques for treating it through application of drugs rather than through surgical removal.

Dr. Klein received the Albert Lasker Award in 1972 for his outstanding contribution in the treatment of premalignant and malignant cancers of the skin.

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