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Alexis Carrel
Alexis Carrel
Born28 June 1873
Lyons, France
Died5 November 1944
Paris, France
NationalityFrench
FieldsSurgery
InstitutionsRockefeller Institute for Medical Research, New York City
Alma materUniversity of Lyons
Known forTransplants
Notable awardsNobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (1912)

Alexis Carrel (28 June 1873 – 5 November 1944) was a French surgeon.[1] He won the 1912 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, for his work on joining blood vessels and the transplantation of blood vessels and organs.[2]

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