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The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1901
Emil von Behring

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The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1901

Emil Adolf von Behring

Emil Adolf von Behring

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The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1901 was awarded to Emil von Behring "for his work on serum therapy, especially its application against diphtheria, by which he has opened a new road in the domain of medical science and thereby placed in the hands of the physician a victorious weapon against illness and deaths".

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