TITLE

Lazear, Jesse William

PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
World Book Science Dataset;1/1/2009, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Encyclopedia
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
Lazear, Jesse William (1866-1900), was an American physician and bacteriologist who, as part of a commission on yellow fever, made one of the most significant discoveries in tropical medicine�that the disease was transmitted by the mosquito, of the species now known as Aedes aegypti.
ACCESSION #
37309142

 

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