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William P. Murphy
Name
Born February 6, 1892
Stoughton, Wisconsin, U.S.A.
Died October 9, 1987
Brookline, Massachusetts, U.S.A.
Nationality American
Fields Medicine
Institutions Havard University
Alma mater University of Oregon
KnownĀ for Finding a cure for anaemia
Notable awards Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (1934)

William Parry Murphy (February 6, 1892 - October 9, 1987) was an American doctor. He won the 1934 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, along with George Whipple and George Minot, for discovering how eating liver could cure anaemia.


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