[ lavuh-rahn ]
/ lavəˈrɑ̃ /
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Charles Louis Al·phonse [sharl lweeal-fawns], /ʃarl lwi alˈfɔ̃s/, 1845–1922, French physician and bacteriologist: Nobel Prize in Medicine 1907.
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The plasmodium malari was discovered by Laveran in 1880, in the blood of malarial patients.Experiments on Animals|Stephen Paget
Laveran traced out the life cycle of the malarial parasite as it occurs in man.Handbook of Medical Entomology|William Albert Riley
They passed on indifferently, commending Laveran's "effort of genius," repeating with him: They are degenerate forms.
It may be said that this "feat of genius," this visionary generalization, prevented Laveran from seeing the truth.
Laveran proved the association of haematozoa with malaria in 1880.The Evolution of Modern Medicine|William Osler