Robert Koch

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Robert Koch

Robert Koch
Born December 11, 1843
Clausthal, Germany
Died May 27, 1910
Baden-Baden, Germany
Fields Medicine
Institutions Institute for Infectious Diseases, Berlin, Germany
Alma mater University of Göttingen
Known for Tuberculosis
Notable awards Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (1905)

Robert Koch (December 11, 1843 - May 27, 1910) was a German doctor.[1] He won the 1905 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, for studying tuberculosis.[2]

The Royal Prussian Institute for Infectious Disease started in 1891, is now called the Robert Koch Institute.[3]

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