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Max, 1899–1972, South African medical scientist, in the U.S. after 1922: Nobel Prize in medicine 1951.
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Max. 1899–1972, US virologist, born in South Africa, who developed a vaccine against yellow fever. Nobel prize for physiology or medicine 1951
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[ tī′lər ]
South African-born American microbiologist. He won a 1951 Nobel Prize for developing a vaccine for yellow fever.
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