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|Emil Adolf von Behring|
|Born||March 15, 1854|
|Died||March 31, 1917|
|Alma mater||Army Medical College at Berlin|
Institute for Infectious Diseases
|Known for||Research on diphtheria and tuberculosis|
|Notable awards||Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (1901)|
Emil Adolf von Behring (March 15, 1854 - March 31, 1917) was a German doctor. He won the 1901 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, for making a serum to stop people getting the disease diphtheria
- "Biography of Emil von Behring". The Nobel Foundation. http://nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/medicine/laureates/1901/behring-bio.html. Retrieved 2009-01-05.
- "The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1901". Nobel Foundation. http://nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/medicine/laureates/1901/index.html. Retrieved 2007-07-28.