Elie Metchnikoff


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Noun1.Elie Metchnikoff - Russian bacteriologist in France who formulated the theory of phagocytosis (1845-1916)Elie Metchnikoff - Russian bacteriologist in France who formulated the theory of phagocytosis (1845-1916)
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Russian scientist Elie Metchnikoff first observed more than 100 years ago that eating fermented foods may be associated with well-being and longevity.
Nobel Prize Laureate Elie Metchnikoff, the father of natural immunity, popularized the consumption of good bacteria from fermented food like yoghurt.
Luba Vikhanski's Immunity: How Elie Metchnikoff Changed the Course of Modern Medicine makes newly fascinating the story of this once-legendary scientist.
Immunity: How Elie Metchnikoff Changed the Course of Modern Medicine is the amazing biography of of Elie Metchnikoff (1845-1916), a Russian zoologist best known for his pioneer work in the biomedical science of immunology--the study of how living organisms' natural defenses against sickness work.