|Born||14 March 1854
Strehlen, Upper Silesia, Germany
|Died||20 August 1915
Bad Homburg, Germany
Königliches Institut für experimentelle Therapie
|Alma mater||Universities of Breslau, Strassburg, Leipzig|
|Notable awards||Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (1908)|
Paul Ehrlich (14 March 1854 – 20 August 1915) was a German doctor. He won the 1908 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, with Ilya Mechnikov, for finding out how immunity fights disease. Ehrlich was born in Strehlen.
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- "Biography of Paul Ehrlich". The Nobel Foundation. http://nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/medicine/laureates/1908/ehrlich-bio.html. Retrieved 2009-01-05.
- "The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1908". Nobel Foundation. http://nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/medicine/laureates/1908/index.html. Retrieved 2007-07-28.