Karl Landsteiner - 148th Birth Day Today. Development of Blood Group System, Discovery of Rh factor, Discovery of Poliovirus

Karl Landsteiner - 148th Birth Day Today.
Karl Landsteiner - Biograpphy

  • Born- June 14, 1868 Baden bei Wien (near Vienna), Austria-Hungary
  • Died- June 26, 1943 (Aged 75) New York City, New York, U.S.
  • Residence - Austria,  United States of America
  • Citizenship - Austrian - American
  • Nationality- Austrian
  • Fields - Medicine, virology 
  • Institutions- University of Vienna Rockefeller Institute for Medical Research, New York
  • Alma mater - University of Vienna
  • Known for - Development of Blood Group System, Discovery of Rh factor, Discovery of Poliovirus
  • Notable awards - Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (1930), Lasker-DeBakey Clinical Medical Research Award (1946 posthumously)
Source: Wikipedia

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