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The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1902
Ronald Ross

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Ronald Ross - Facts

Ronald Ross

Ronald Ross

Born: 13 May 1857, Almora, India

Died: 16 September 1932, Putney Heath, United Kingdom

Affiliation at the time of the award: University College, Liverpool, United Kingdom

Prize motivation: "for his work on malaria, by which he has shown how it enters the organism and thereby has laid the foundation for successful research on this disease and methods of combating it"

Field: disease transmission, epidemiology, parasitology

Prize share: 1/1

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