Cellular immunity

1882 Cellular immunity

The book of science

Tom Sharp

Ilya Ilych (Élie) Metchnikoff immunology

Cellular immunity

Little animals

Probiotic joys

Metchnikoff shared with Paul Ehrlich the 1908 Nobel prize for Physiology or Medicine for his work on phagocytes. He also inspired research into the relationship between bacteria and good intestinal health, which eventually led to the worldwide marketing of probiotics.

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