Tradition & Heritage Timeline Artifacts  
Dr. Albert C. Broders
 
Dr. Albert C. Broders

In 1920 Dr. Albert C. Broders of Mayo's pathology staff developed a numerical system to microscopically grade cancers. His system was adopted by hospitals worldwide.

This artifact appears with the following story:
1920 Grading Cancerous Tumors
Creating a microscopic system for grading cancers.

Find Mayo Clinic on


Terms of Use and Information Applicable to this Site
Copyright ©2001-2014 Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research. All Rights Reserved.