- Sir Patrick. 1844–1922, British physician, who established that mosquitoes transmit certain parasites responsible for human diseases
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I met with these pieces in Manson's English Collection, one of my school-books.The Letters of Robert Burns
Manson Orr wrote in to the police, and asked for protection.The Night Riders
Mr Manson was born in the parish of Kilwinning, Ayrshire, about the year 1812.
Manson made no reply, but sat down again and studied the fire.
To this one with their respective parents, came Liddy and Manson.
- Scottish parasitologist. One of the founders (1899) of the London School of Tropical Medicine, he introduced (1877) the hypothesis that the mosquito is host to the malaria parasite.
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