Landsteiner


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Land·stei·ner

 (lănd′stī′nər, länt′shtī′-), Karl 1868-1943.
Austrian-born American pathologist. He won a 1930 Nobel Prize for the description and classification of human blood groups.

Landsteiner

(German ˈlantˌʃtaɪnər)
n
(Biography) Karl (karl). 1868–1943, Austrian immunologist, who discovered (1900) human blood groups and introduced the ABO classification system. He also discovered (1940) the Rhesus (Rh) factor in blood and researched into poliomyelitis. Nobel prize for physiology or medicine (1930)

Land•stei•ner

(ˈlændˌstaɪ nər)

n.
Karl, 1868–1943, Austrian pathologist in the U.S.: Nobel prize for physiology or medicine 1930.
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Landsteiner discovered three blood groups A, B, and O in 1900.
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