His work in cellular physiology and general pathology, especially his studies of phagocytosis. The summary of Mechnikov´s work as described in his publication "L´immunité" (Annales de l´Institut Pasteur, 1901).
The following 13 professors from the University of Krakow made a joint
nomination of I. Mechnikov:
See entry 56-0.
Ch. de Klecki;
Tadeusz Brawicz, prof pathological anatomy;
Odo Bujwid, prof hygiene, University of Jagellone;
Casimir Kostanechi, prof anatomy, University of Krakow;
Mathior Jakubowski, prof pediatrics;
Bolislaw Wicherkiewicz, prof ophthalmology, University of Krakow;
Leo Wachholz, prof forensic medicine;
Bronislas Kader, prof surgery;
Joseph Lazarski, prof pharmacology;
Henri Jordan, prof gynecology;
Ales. Stopzanski, prof medical chemistry;
Napoleon Cybulsci, prof physiology.