- New book hails groundbreaking work by 52 women in science, medicine and technology
- Talented women were overshadowed in male-dominated science fields
- Book hails anesthesiologist Virginia Apgar, toxicologist Alice Hamilton, neurobiologist Rita Levi-Montalcini
(CNN)For decades, stories have gone largely untold about world-changing accomplishments by dozens of female pioneers in science, medicine and technology.
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