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The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1951
Max Theiler

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Max Theiler - Facts

Max Theiler

Max Theiler

Born: 30 January 1899, Pretoria, South Africa

Died: 11 August 1972, New Haven, CT, USA

Affiliation at the time of the award: Laboratories of the Division of Medicine and Public Health, Rockefeller Foundation, New York, NY, USA

Prize motivation: "for his discoveries concerning yellow fever and how to combat it"

Field: disease transmission, virology

Prize share: 1/1

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