Roux Pierre Paul Émile

Roux

(ro͞o), Pierre Paul Émile 1853-1933.
French bacteriologist who assisted Louis Pasteur on most of his major discoveries. Roux carried out early work on the rabies vaccine and directed the first tests of the diphtheria antitoxin.
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