Whipple

[ hwip-uhl, wip- ]
/ ˈʰwɪp əl, ˈwɪp- /

noun

Fred Lawrence, 1906–2004, U.S. astronomer.
George Hoyt [hoit], /hɔɪt/, 1878–1976, U.S. pathologist: Nobel Prize in medicine 1934.

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Whipple
[ wĭpəl ]
George Hoyt 1878-1976

American pathologist. He shared a 1934 Nobel Prize for discovering that a diet of liver relieves anemia.
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