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Julius Wagner-Jauregg

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Julius Wagner-Jauregg
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Born March 7, 1857
Died September 27, 1940
Alma mater Vienna University
Institute of General and Experimental Pathology
Awards Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (1927)
Scientific career
Fields Medicine, Psychiatry
Institutions Vienna University, Vienna, Austria

Julius Wagner-Jauregg (March 7, 1857September 27, 1940) was an Austrian doctor.[1] He won the 1927 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, for his discovery that malaria inoculation helps the treatment of paralysis.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Biography of Julius Wagner-Jauregg". The Nobel Foundation. Retrieved 2009-01-17. 
  2. "The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1927". Nobel Foundation. Retrieved 2007-07-28.