The Lister Medal, a prestigious honor for a surgeon, is named after him.
His introduction of carbolic acid to sterilize tools helped reduce infections after surgeries, making it safe for patients.
Before he graduated with a Bachelor of Medicine, he also received a bachelor of Arts degree in 1847.
Alfred Blalock was a 20th-century American surgeon most noted for his research on the medical condition of shock and for the development of the Blalock-Taussig Shunt, a surgical procedure to relieve the cyanosis from Tetralogy of Fallot—known commonly as
Was an English biochemist recognized as the father of British biochemistry for his invaluable contribution to this field.
Was a Scottish biologist and inventor best known for discovering the enzyme lysozyme and the antibiotic substand penicillin.
An English doctor.
was an American scientist in the field of genetics, and Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine Nobel laureate who with Edward Lawrie Tatum discovered the role of genes in regulating biochemical events within cells in 1958.
An English theologian, paleontologist and geologist.
was an English physician and scientist from Berkeley, Gloucestershire, who was the pioneer of smallpox vaccine
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An American biochemist.
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A British surgeon and first to use antiseptic medicine.