Author Biographical Info

Ferid Murad, M.D., Ph.D., was born in Indiana in 1936. He graduated from DePauw University in Greencastle, Indiana in 1958 and went on to complete an MD-PhD program at Western Reserve University in Cleveland and attended Massachusetts General Hospital for his internship and residency.

He came to Houston in 1997 to work with the University of Texas Health Science Center. At UTHealth's McGovern Medical School in Houston, Murad was the inaugural chair of the Department of Integrative Biology, Pharmacology, and Physiology. He also served as Director of the Brown Foundation Institute for Molecular Medicine. See more at


MS 106

Publication Date(s)

September 21, 2023




Internal Medicine, Nobel Prize winners, Nobel Prizes, Pharmacology, Physiology, Biology, Houston (TX), Boston (MA), Cleveland (Ohio), United States National Academy of Sciences, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, University of Texas Medical School at Houston, Massachusetts General Hospital, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, research (documents), notebooks, data (information), logs (records), research notes, manuals (instructional materials)


The Ferid Murad, MD papers consists of fifiteen handwritten notebooks documenting Dr. Ferid Murad's research. The notebooks include research data presented in tables and charts, as well as Dr. Murad's notes. The notebooks span the years 1959-1970. In addition, the collection includes a small number of printed materials from organizations of which Dr. Murad was a part. Notably, there are manuals from his internship and residency at Massachusetts General Hospital, dating around 1965. See more at MS 106.


No accruals are expected for this collection.



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