William Frankland

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William Frankland
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Sexo mascule
Nascentia 1912-03-19 (Battle)
Decesso 2020-04-02 (London)
Causa de decesso COVID-19
Citatania Regno Unite
Educate in Universitate Oxonian, St Mary's Hospital Medical School[*]
Occupation immunologist[*]
Premios Member of the Order of the British Empire[*]
Identificatores
ISNI 0000 0000 8399 9593
VIAF 91481382
Commons William Frankland

Dr. Alfred William Frankland, MBE, (Sussex, Anglaterra, 19 de martio 1912 - London, 2 de april 2020) era un immunologista qui era un pionero in promover le contar de polline in reportos meteorologic.

Ille studiava medicina in le 1930s e in 1939-1945 era un medico militari britannic in le Secunde Guerra Mundial, includente tres e medie annos como un prisionero de guerra in Singapore. In 1948 ille era un del fundatores del Association Britannic de Allergistas. In le 1950s ille travaliava con le discoperator de penicillina, Alexander Fleming. In 1979 ille era consultate per Saddam Hussein qui querelava de asthma; le medico informava le dictator que su problema non era asthma ma su habitude de fumar 40 cigarettes per die.

Mesme como un centenario, Frankland continuava a travaliar: su reporto scientific le plus recente era publicate in 2016. In April 2020 su filio annunciava que ille moriva de COVID-19 al etate de 108 annos.[1]

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  1. Smith, Craig S. (3 April 2020). "William Frankland, Pioneering Allergist, Dies at 108", New York Times. Recuperate le 7 April 2020.