TITLE

Minot, George Richards

PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
World Book Science Dataset;1/1/2009, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Encyclopedia
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
Minot George Richards (1885�1950), a United States physician. Minot, William Parry Murphy, and George Hoyt Whipple received the 1934 Nobel Prize in physiology or medicine for discovering a treatment for pernicious anemia. Minot was born in Boston. He received his M.D. from Harvard University in 1912 and was professor of medicine there, 1928�48.
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37309504

 

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