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Mayo Clinic Heritage Film
Video Playback Duration
18 minutes and 14 minutes

Great Discoveries at Mayo Clinic

Go behind the scenes of Mayo Clinic's top-secret aeronautical research in World War II. Through rare, classified films and archival materials, you'll see how Mayo's discoveries helped the Allies win the war, launched the era of jet aviation, and helped the U.S. develop the space program! You'll also learn how decades of painstaking work led to the discovery of cortisone … a medication that transformed the lives of people around the world, for which two Mayo physicians received the Nobel Prize.

Two films on one DVD. ...

Film 1 — Reaching New Heights: Secret Stories of the Mayo Clinic Aero Medical Unit
Film 2 — Long Anticipated, Long Remembered: The Creation of Cortisone

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Great Discoveries at Mayo Clinic
Mayo's medical discoveries made history.
Mayo Clinic
The Nobel Prize for Cortisone and Mayo's Secret Aero-Medical Research in World War II.
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Mayo Clinic

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