Fibiger

[ fee-buh-ger; Danish fee-bee-guhr ]
/ ˈfi bə gər; Danish ˈfi bi gər /

noun

Jo·han·nes An·dre·as Grib [yoh-hah-nis ahn-dre-ahs greeb] /yoʊˈhɑ nɪs ɑnˈdrɛ ɑs grib/, 1867–1928, Danish pathologist: Nobel Prize in Medicine 1926.

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British Dictionary definitions for fibiger

Fibiger

/ (Danish ˈfibiɡər) /

noun

Johannes Andreas Grib (joˈhanəs anˈdreːas ɡrɪb). 1867–1928, Danish physician: Nobel prize for physiology or medicine (1926) for his work in cancer research
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Medicine definitions for fibiger

Fibiger

[ fēbē-gər ]
Johannes Andreas Grib 1867-1928

Danish pathologist. The first to produce cancer experimentally, he won a 1926 Nobel Prize.

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