7 September 1920
|Died||8 May 2017 (aged 96)|
Seminal contributions to medicine
|Awards||1985 Robert Koch Prize|
In 1972, she theorized the association of human papilloma viruses with skin cancer in epidermodysplasia verruciformis. In 1978, Jabłońska and Gerard Orth at the Pasteur Institute discovered HPV-5 in skin cancer. Jabłońska was awarded the 1985 Robert Koch Prize.
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- Human papillomaviruses. World Health Organization, International Agency for Research on Cancer. 2007. ISBN 978-92-832-1290-4.
- "Holders of the Robert Koch Prize since 1960". Robert Koch Foundation. Retrieved 28 November 2012.
- "Prof Dr Stefania Jabłońska profile". AcademiaNet. Archived from the original on 17 July 2017. Retrieved 12 December 2014.