|Born||28 June 1873
|Died||5 November 1944
|Institutions||Rockefeller Institute for Medical Research, New York City|
|Alma mater||University of Lyons|
|Notable awards||Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (1912)|
Alexis Carrel (28 June 1873 – 5 November 1944) was a French surgeon. He won the 1912 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, for his work on joining blood vessels and the transplantation of blood vessels and organs.
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- "Biography of Alexis Carrel". The Nobel Foundation. http://nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/medicine/laureates/1912/carrel-bio.html. Retrieved 2009-01-05.
- "The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1912". Nobel Foundation. http://nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/medicine/laureates/1912/index.html. Retrieved 2007-07-28.