|Birthname||Moritz Wilhelm Hugo Ribbert|
|born on||1 March 1855 at 09:00 (= 09:00 AM )|
|Place||Hohenlimburg, Germany, 51n21, 7e35|
|Timezone||LMT m7e35 (is local mean time)|
|Astrology data||10°14' 12°03 Asc. 19°24'|
German professor of pathology known for his 1881 conference report which is considered to be the first description of cells infected with the cytomegalovirus. In 1905 Ribbert proposed an embryonal origin for cancer (Cohnheim-Ribbert theory of cancer).
Ribbert studied at Bonn, Berlin and Strassburg. In 1883 he was appointed Professor extraordinarius at Bonn. In 1892 he became Professor at Zurich. In 1900 he moved to Marburg University; in 1903 he moved to Göttingen University; and in 1905 he returned to Bonn.
He died on 6 November 1920 in Bonn.
Archives Gauquelin: Scientists & Medical Doctors (Hommes De Science) A, vol. 2, #2092 .
- Vocation : Education : Teacher
- Vocation : Science : Biology (Pathologist)
- Notable : Famous : Founder/ originator ("Cohnheim-Ribbert theory of cancer")