Ehrlich, Paul

(1854-1915)
   German scientist. Born in Silesia, he discovered bacterial strains and also a new variety of white blood corpuscles as a research student. Later he became a professor at the University of Berlin. In 1908 he shared the Nobel Prize in Medicine and Physiology.

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  • EHRLICH, PAUL — (1854–1915), German chemist, pioneer of modern histology, immunology, and chemotherapy; Nobel Prize winner. Ehrlich was born in Strehlen near Breslau. He studied at German universities and began his scientific work in 1878 in Berlin University as …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Ehrlich, Paul — Médico alemán nacido en 1854. Fue alumno de R. Koch y se le considera el fundador de la quimioterapia; además hizo profundos estudios sobre los anticuerpos. Su obra más destacada es Über Toxine und Antitoxine. En 1908 recibió el premio Nobel de… …   Diccionario médico

  • Ehrlich, Paul — born March 14, 1854, Strehlen, Silesia, Prussia died Aug. 20, 1915, Bad Homburg vor der Höhe, Ger. German medical scientist. After early work on distribution of foreign substances in the body and on cell nutrition, he found uses for staining… …   Universalium

  • Ehrlich, Paul — SUBJECT AREA: Medical technology [br] b. 14 March 1854 Strehlen, Silesia, Germany d. 20 August 1915 Homburg, Saarland, Germany [br] German medical scientist who laid the foundations of intra vital staining in histology, and of chemotherapy. [br]… …   Biographical history of technology

  • Ehrlich , Paul — (1854–1915) German physician, bacteriologist, and chemist Born in Strehlen (now Strzelin in Poland), Ehrlich studied medicine at the universities of Breslau, Strasbourg, and Freiburg, gaining a physician s degree at Breslau in 1878. For the next… …   Scientists

  • Ehrlich, Paul R — ▪ American biologist and educator born May 29, 1932, Philadelphia, Pa., U.S.       American biologist and educator who in 1990 shared Sweden s Crafoord Prize (established in 1980 and awarded by the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, to support… …   Universalium

  • Ehrlich, Paul — (1854–1915)    German bacteriologist and Nobel laureate, 1908. As a research student, Silesian born Ehrlich discovered several bacterial stains, and also a new variety of white blood corpuscles. Working with Koch on staining tubercle bacillus, he …   Who’s Who in Jewish History after the period of the Old Testament

  • Ehrlich, Paul — ► (1854 1915) Médico alemán. Fue premio Nobel de Medicina y Fisiología en 1908 por sus estudios en microbiología. * * * (14 mar. 1854, Strehlen, Silesia, Prusia–20 ago. 1915, Bad Homburg vor der Höhe, Alemania). Científico médico alemán. Después… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Ehrlich,Paul — Ehr·lich (ârʹlĭKH), Paul. 1854 1915. German bacteriologist. He shared a 1908 Nobel Prize for discoveries and advances in immunology. * * * …   Universalium

  • Ehrlich, Paul R(alph) — born May 29, 1932, Philadelphia, Pa., U.S. U.S. biologist. He studied at the University of Kansas and taught at Stanford University from 1959. Though much of his research was done in entomology, his overriding concern became unchecked population… …   Universalium

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