Paul Ehrlich

Paul Ehrlich

Birth
Dolnośląskie, Poland
Death 20 Aug 1915 (aged 61)
Bad Homburg, Hochtaunuskreis, Hessen, Germany
Burial Frankfurt am Main, Stadtkreis Frankfurt, Hessen, Germany
Memorial ID 6091735 · View Source
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Scientist. A bacteriologist, physician and drug researcher, in 1908 he received the Nobel prize for medicine together with Elie Metchnikoff. 1910 he discovered the serum "Salvarsan" for the treatment of syphilis. He founded and directed an institute for medicine and serum research in Berlin that was later transferred to Frankfurt/Main and continues as the government institute "Paul Ehrlich Institut" today. His picture is on the 200 DM note of late German currency.


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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Added: 15 Jan 2002
  • Find a Grave Memorial 6091735
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Paul Ehrlich (14 Mar 1854–20 Aug 1915), Find a Grave Memorial no. 6091735, citing Alter Jüdischer Friedhof, Frankfurt am Main, Stadtkreis Frankfurt, Hessen, Germany ; Maintained by Find A Grave .