T.C. Hsu Oral History Interview 2, May 10, 2001

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Dr. Tao-Chiuh Hsu continues his reflections with Lesley Brunet regarding his career at M.D. Anderson. The interview begins with a discussion of Dr. Felix Haas and the evolution of the department of biology. William R. Brinkley’s contributions and interactions with the department are recounted as well. Several of Dr. Hsu’s major accomplishments to science are highlighted including the development of chromosomal banding techniques, biological specimen banks, and cell preservation. The interview continues with a discussion of his sentiments regarding the re-organization of cell biology and his laboratory location within the Hermann Professional Building. A discussion regarding the collection of tissue samples from cats ends the interview. Several humorous stories regarding his personal life and work are also shared.

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University of Texas MD Anderson Center
Collection(s):
Texas History Collection
Texas Oral History Collection
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  • : May 10, 2001
Description:

Dr. Tao-Chiuh Hsu continues his reflections with Lesley Brunet regarding his career at M.D. Anderson. The interview begins with a discussion of Dr. Felix Haas and the evolution of the department of biology. William R. Brinkley’s contributions and interactions with the department are recounted as well. Several of Dr. Hsu’s major accomplishments to science are highlighted including the development of chromosomal banding techniques, biological specimen banks, and cell preservation. The interview continues with a discussion of his sentiments regarding the re-organization of cell biology and his laboratory location within the Hermann Professional Building. A discussion regarding the collection of tissue samples from cats ends the interview. Several humorous stories regarding his personal life and work are also shared.

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1 sound recording (93 min.) : digital

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Partner:
University of Texas MD Anderson Center
Collection:
Texas History Collection
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Texas Oral History Collection
Relation (Is Part Of): Making Cancer History Voices Oral History Collection
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  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: OH-Hsu-TC-20010510
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth163879
Resource Type: Sound
Format: Audio
Citation:
Preferred Citation: T.C. Hsu Oral History Interview 2, May 10, 2001, Research Medical Library, The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center.