George H. Whipple, M.D.

Affiliations: 
Pathology University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 
Area:
Physiology, Tuberculosis, Blackwater Fever, Anemia
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1878-1976.
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The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1934 was awarded jointly to George Hoyt Whipple, George Richards Minot and William Parry Murphy for their discoveries concerning liver therapy in cases of anaemia.
Began his career at Johns Hopkins then moved to the University of California. Nobel Prize winning physiologist and physician who discovered Whipple's disease and studied many aspects of human health, especially anemia.

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Parents

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Lafayette Benedict Mendel research assistant 1901 Yale (Chemistry Tree)
William Henry Welch grad student 1905 Johns Hopkins Medical School
 (Pigments and liver necrosis)
Samuel Talyor Darling post-doc 1908-1909 Ancon Hospital
 (Anemia in parasitic dieases)
Ludolf von Krehl research scientist 1909 Universität Heidelberg (Neurotree)
Hans Horst Meyer research scientist 1911 Universität Wien (Neurotree)

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Clement Alfred Finch research assistant 1939 Rochester (Physiology Academic Tree)
Ernest William Goodpasture grad student Rochester
Stafford Leak Warren grad student 1922 University of California at San Francisco Medical Center (Physiology Academic Tree)
Charles Enrique Dent research scientist 1946 Rochester (GenetiTree)
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Whipple GH. (1976) Obituary notices. British Medical Journal. 1: 468
Tagge GF, Salness G, Thams J, et al. (1975) Experience with a multidisciplinary critical care center in a community hospital. Critical Care Medicine. 3: 231-7
Coleman HN, Taylor RR, Pool PE, et al. (1971) Congestive heart failure following chronic tachycardia. American Heart Journal. 81: 790-8
Miyahara H, Whipple GH, Teager HM, et al. (1968) Cardiac arrhythmia diagnosis by digital computer. Considerations related to the temporal distribution of P and R waves. Computers and Biomedical Research, An International Journal. 1: 277-300
Whipple GH. (1968) Environmental planning: a health physicist's view. American Journal of Public Health and the Nation's Health. 58: 1410-3
Stark L, Dickson JF, Whipple GH, et al. (1965) Remote real-time diagnosis of clinical electrocardiograms by a digital computer system. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. 126: 851-72
Whipple GH. (1965) Plenary session—guides, standards and regulations: Introductory remarks Health Physics. 11: 853
PELLETIER CA, WEGST AV, WHIPPLE GH. (1964) CONCENTRATIONS OF RADIOACTIVE PARTICLES IN SURFACE AIR NOVEMBER 1962 THROUGH MARCH 1963. Health Physics. 10: 917-21
ABBOTT JA, WHIPPLE GH. (1964) PARADOXIC SPLITTING OF THE SECOND HEART SOUND IN SYSTEMIC HYPERTENSION. THE ROLE OF MYOCARDIAL COMPETENCE. Diseases of the Chest. 46: 304-9
WEGST AV, PELLETIER CA, WHIPPLE GH. (1964) DETECTION AND QUANTITATION OF FALLOUT PARTICLES IN A HUMAN LUNG. Science (New York, N.Y.). 143: 957-9
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