Nobel Prizes and Laureates

The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1905
Robert Koch

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Robert Koch - Facts

Robert Koch

Robert Koch

Born: 11 December 1843, Clausthal (now Clausthal-Zellerfeld), Germany

Died: 27 May 1910, Baden-Baden, Germany

Affiliation at the time of the award: Institute for Infectious Diseases, Berlin, Germany

Prize motivation: "for his investigations and discoveries in relation to tuberculosis"

Field: bacteriology, disease transmission

Prize share: 1/1

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