William P. Murphy
|William P. Murphy|
|Born||February 6, 1892
Stoughton, Wisconsin, U.S.A.
|Died||October 9, 1987
Brookline, Massachusetts, U.S.A.
|Alma mater||University of Oregon|
|Known for||Finding a cure for anaemia|
|Notable awards||Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (1934)|
William Parry Murphy (February 6, 1892 - October 9, 1987) was an American doctor. He won the 1934 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, along with George Whipple and George Minot, for discovering how eating liver could cure anaemia.
References[change | change source]
- "Biography of William P. Murphy". The Nobel Foundation. http://nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/medicine/laureates/1934/murphy-bio.html. Retrieved 2009-01-05.
- "The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1934" (in English). The Nobel Foundation. http://nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/medicine/laureates/1934/index.html. Retrieved 2009-12-21.