|Johannes Andreas Grib Fibiger|
|Born||23 April 1867
|Died||30 January 1928
|Fields||Medicine, Bacteriology, Anatomy|
|Institutions||Copenhagen University, Copenhagen, Denmark|
|Alma mater||Copenhagen University|
|Known for||Cancer research|
|Notable awards||Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (1926)|
Johannes Fibiger (Johannes Andreas Grib Fibiger, 23 April 1867 – 30 January 1928) was a Danish doctor. He won the 1926 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, for his discovery that an infection could lead to cancer.
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- "Biography of Johannes Fibiger". The Nobel Foundation. http://nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/medicine/laureates/1926/fibiger-bio.html. Retrieved 2009-01-17.
- "The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1926". Nobel Foundation. http://nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/medicine/laureates/1926/index.html. Retrieved 2007-07-28.