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William P. Murphy
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Name
Born February 6, 1892
Died October 9, 1987
Nationality American
Alma mater University of Oregon
Known for Finding a cure for anaemia
Awards Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (1934)
Scientific career
Fields Medicine
Institutions Havard University

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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