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Lisa Steiner Personal Archives

Identifier: MC-0751

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Scope and Contents

This collection consists of a photograph photocopy and written materials pertaining to the Department of Biology at MIT.


  • Creation: 1965 - 2018


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open.

Conditions Governing Use

Access to collections in the Department of Distinctive Collections is not authorization to publish. Please see the MIT Libraries Permissions Policy for permission information. Copyright of some items in this collection may be held by respective creators, not by the donor of the collection or MIT.

Biographical / Historical

Lisa Steiner is professor emerita in the Department of Biology at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).She was a professor of immunology and the first woman faculty member (1967) to join the Department of Biology faculty. Among research projects are those where she analyzed the zebrafish genome to understand white blood cells and their role in the immune system.


1 box(es) (1 box)

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Physical Location

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Revision Statements

  • 2021: Edited by Lana Mason for compliance with DACS single-level optimum requirements.

Repository Details

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