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Gerhard Domagk
1939 Physiology or Medicine

* 1895 Lagow, Province of Brandenburg, Germany
+ 1964 in Burgberg, Germany



Gerhard Johannes Paul Domagk was a German pathologist and bacteriologist.
He is credited with the discovery of Sulfonamidochrysoidine,
the first commercially available antibiotic and marketed under the brand name Prontosil,
for which he received the 1939 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine.

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