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Alphonse Laveran

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Charles Louis Alphonse Laveran
Born 18 June 1845
Paris, France
Died 18 May 1922
Paris, France
Nationality French
Known for Trypanosomes, malaria
Awards Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (1907)
Scientific career
Fields Medicine

Alphonse Laveran (Charles Louis Alphonse Laveran, 18 June 1845 – 18 May 1922) was a French military doctor.[1] He won the 1907 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, for his work on the way protozoa can cause disease.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Biography of Alphonse Laveran". The Nobel Foundation. Retrieved 2009-01-05. 
  2. "The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1907". Nobel Foundation. Retrieved 2007-07-28.