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George Hoyt Whipple
Born (1878-08-28)August 28, 1878
Ashland, New Hampshire, USA
Died February 1, 1976(1976-02-01) (agedĀ 97)
Fields Medicine
Institutions Johns Hopkins University
Alma mater Yale University
Notable awards Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (1934)

George Hoyt Whipple (August 26, 1878 - February 1, 1976) was an American doctor. He won the 1934 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, along with George Minot and William P. Murphy, for their discoveries about how eating liver could cure anaemia.


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