Domagk, Gerhard

German physician and chemist (1893-1946) who discovered the first sulfa drug, prontosil, which ushered in the era of antibacterial medicine. For more information, see Prontosil.

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  • Domagk , Gerhard — (1895–1964) German biochemist Domagk, who was born in Lagow, now in Poland, graduated in medicine from the University of Kiel in 1921 and began teaching at the University of Greifswald and later at the University of Münster. At this time he… …   Scientists

  • Domagk, Gerhard — born Oct. 30, 1895, Lagow, Brandenburg, Ger. died April 24, 1964, Burgberg, near Königsfeld, W.Ger. German bacteriologist and pathologist. While director of the Bayer Laboratory for Experimental Pathology and Bacteriology, Domagk noticed the… …   Universalium

  • Domagk, Gerhard — ► (1895 1964) Médico alemán. Descubridor de las sulfamidas e investigador de la tuberculosis y del cáncer. Fue premio Nobel de Medicina y Fisiología en 1939, al que tuvo que renunciar por imposición política nazi. * * * (30 oct. 1895, Lagow,… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Domagk, Gerhard Johannes Paul — SUBJECT AREA: Medical technology [br] b. 30 October 1895 Lagow, Brandenburg, Germany d. 24 April 1964 Burgberg, Germany [br] German physician, biochemist and pharmacologist, pioneer of antibacterial chemotherapy. [br] Domagk s studies in medicine …   Biographical history of technology

  • Domagk — Domagk, Gerhard …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Gerhard Domagk — Born 30 October 1895 Lagow, Brandenburg Died 24 April 1964 (aged 68) Burgberg …   Wikipedia

  • Domagk — Gerhard Johannes Paul Domagk (* 30. Oktober 1895 in Lagow, Brandenburg; † 24. April 1964 in Königsfeld im Schwarzwald) war ein deutscher Pathologe und Bakteriologe. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Leben 2 Auszeichnungen (Auswahl) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Gerhard Domagk — Nombre Gerhard Johannes Paul Domagk Nacimiento …   Wikipedia Español

  • Gerhard — Gerhard, Roberto * * * (as used in expressions) Domagk, Gerhard Gesell, Gerhard A(lden) Krebs, Edwin (Gerhard) Richter, Gerhard Scharnhorst, Gerhard Johann David von Schröder, Gerhard …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Gerhard — (as used in expressions) Domagk Gerhard Gesell Gerhard Alden Krebs Edwin Gerhard Richter Gerhard Scharnhorst Gerhard Johann David von Schröder Gerhard * * * …   Universalium

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