- GB 249 OM/152
- 1950s - 2000s
Most of the collection comprises research notes and papers and article reprints arising from Professor Stenlake’s research into the design and synthesis of the drug atracurium besylate, the first short acting and readily reversible skeletal muscle relaxant for use in surgery. There are also papers relating to Stenlake’s teaching, lectures and administrative responsibilities as well as to his education and awards. There are also photographs of Stenlake and other University of Strathclyde staff.
Stenlake, John Bedford, 1919-2006, Professor of Pharmacy, Royal College of Science and Technology, Glasgow