Metchnikov


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Noun1.Metchnikov - Russian bacteriologist in France who formulated the theory of phagocytosis (1845-1916)Metchnikov - Russian bacteriologist in France who formulated the theory of phagocytosis (1845-1916)
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The concept of beneficial for health micro-organisms dates back to the ideas of Ukrainian Nobel laureate Ilya Metchnikov, working at the Pasteur Institute in Paris, during the early years of 20th century.
Metchnikov I (1903) Etudes biologiques sur la vieillesse.
Metchnikov, in his turn, erred in dismissing the promise of the humoral approach.