Years with Elizabeth and James Miller: in Appreciation

  • Van Rensselaer Potter
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 197)


When James Watson wrote “The Double Helix” he began by remarking “I have never seen Francis Crick in a modest mood.”


Postdoctoral Fellow Biochemistry Department Outstanding Research Wisconsin Medical School Wisconsin Alumnus Research Foundation 
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  1. Miller and Miller(1947) The Metabolism and Carcinogenicity of p-Dimethylaminoazobenzene and Related Compounds in the Rat Cancer Research 7: 39–41PubMedGoogle Scholar
  2. Miller and Miller (1947) The Presence and Significance of Bound Aminoazodyes in the Livers of Rats Fed p-Dimethylaminoazobenzene Cancer Research 7: 468–480Google Scholar
  3. Mueller, G. C. and Miller, J. A. (1949) The Reductive Cleavage of 4-Dimethylaminoazobenzene by Rat Liver: The Intracellular Distribution of the Enzyme System and Its Requirement for Triphosphopyridine Nucleotide. J. Biol. Chem. 180: 1125–1136PubMedGoogle Scholar
  4. Sorof, Cohen, Miller and Miller (1951) Electrophoretic Studies on the Soluble Proteins from Livers of Rats Fed Aminoazo Dyes Cancer Research 11: 383–387PubMedGoogle Scholar
  5. Conney, Miller and Miller (1956) The Metabolism of Methylated Aminoazo Dyes. V. Evidence for Induction of Enzyme Synthesis in the Rat by 3-Methylcholanthrene. Cancer Research 16: 450–459PubMedGoogle Scholar
  6. Cramer, Miller and Miller (1960) N-Hydroxylation: A New Metabolic Reaction Observed in the Rat with the Carcinogen 2-Acetylaminofluorene. J. Biol. Chem. 235: 885–888PubMedGoogle Scholar
  7. Miller, Miller and Hartman (1961) N-Hydroxy-2-acetylaminofluorene: A Metabolite of 2-acetylaminofluorene with Increased Carcinogenic Activity in the Rat. Cancer Research 21: 815–824PubMedGoogle Scholar
  8. Miller, Juhl and Miller (1966) Nucleic Acid Guanine: Reaction with The Carcinogen N-Acetoxy-2Acetylaminofluorene. Science 153: 1125–1127PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  9. Kriek, Miller, Juhl and Miller (1967) 8 (N-2-Fluorenyl-acetamido)guanosine, an Arylamidation Product of Guanosine and the Carcinogen N-Acetoxy-N-2-fluorenylacetamide in Neutral Solution Biochemistry 6: 177–182PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
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  11. Miller and Miller (1969) Studies in the Mechanism of Activation of Aromatic Amine and Amide Carcinogens to Ultimate Carcinogenic Electrophilic Reactants Ann. N. Y. Acad. Sciences 163: 731–750CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  12. (1962) Langer-Teplitz Award for Cancer Research Chicago Cancer FoundationGoogle Scholar
  13. (1965) Lucy Wortham James Award for Cancer ResearchJames Ewing SocietyGoogle Scholar
  14. (1971) Bertner Foundation Award M. D. Anderson Hospital and Tumor InstituteGoogle Scholar
  15. (1973) Wisconsin National Divisional Award American Cancer SocietyGoogle Scholar
  16. (1975) Papanicolaou Award Papanicolaou Institute for Cancer ResearchGoogle Scholar
  17. (1976) Rosenstiel Award for Basic Medical Research Brandeis UniversityGoogle Scholar
  18. (1977) National Award in Basic Science American Cancer SocietyGoogle Scholar
  19. (1978) First Founder’s Award Chemical Industry Institute of ToxicologyGoogle Scholar
  20. (1978) Bristol-Myers Award in Cancer Research Bristol-MyersGoogle Scholar
  21. (1978) Gairdner Foundation Award University of TorontoGoogle Scholar
  22. (1979) FASEB 3 M Life Sciences AwardGoogle Scholar
  23. (1979) Louis and Bert Freedman Foundation Award in Biochemistry New York Academy of SciencesGoogle Scholar
  24. (1980) Mott Award General Motors Cancer Research FoundationGoogle Scholar

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© Plenum Press, New York 1986

Authors and Affiliations

  • Van Rensselaer Potter
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  1. 1.McArdle LaboratoryUniversity of Wisconsin Medical School MadisonWisconsinUSA

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