He got a Nobel, but then was mocked for saying we could all live to 150
Although he shared the prize with a rival, Paul Ehrlich, Metchnikoff became famous, lauded as the “Father of Natural Immunity.” In a new biography — “Immunity: How Elie Metchnikoff Changed the Course of Modern Medicine” — science writer Luba ...
The Most Influential Physicians in History, Part 3: #20-#11
In part 3 of our four-part series, we examine the roles of 10 of history's most influential medical practitioners, taking a close look at their accomplishments and the context of their extraordinary achievements. Read on! Image from Dreamstime. Slide 2 ...
The forgotten yet unforgettable scientist
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Don't feel ignorant if you've never heard of Eli Metchnikoff – the Russian-born zoologist considered the “father of natural immunity” and co-winner (with Paul Ehrlich) of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1908 whose 100th anniversary of his ...
Nobelova cena za medicínu 2015 za novú terapiu proti malárii
... 1908: Ilya Ilyich Mechnikov, Paul Ehrlich, 1907: Charles Louis Alphonse Laveran, 1906: Camillo Golgi, Santiago Ramón y Cajal, 1905: Robert Koch, 1904: Ivan Petrovich Pavlov, 1903: Niels Ryberg Finsen, 1902: Ronald Ross, 1901: Emil Adolf von Behring.