Witebsky, Ernst

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Name
Witebsky, Ernst Gender: M
born on 3 September 1901 at 21:00 (= 9:00 PM )
Place Frankfurt am Main, Germany, 50n07, 8e40
Timezone MET h1e (is standard time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Gauquelin
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_vircol.18.gif 10°35' s_mo.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 17°50 Asc.s_taucol.18.gif 13°10'



Biography

German-American immunologist who helped develop procedures for the isolation and partial characterization of A and B blood antigens. He also began the practice of neutralization of certain antibodies in the blood of universal blood donors.

In 1957 he co-authored a paper that first formulated "Witebsky's postulates" that determine whether a disease entity can be regarded as an autoimmune disease. They were modified in 1993.

He died on 7 December 1969, aged 68.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Events

Source Notes

Archives Gauquelin: Scientists & Medical Doctors (Hommes De Science) A, vol. 2, #2272 [1].

Categories

  • Lifestyle : Home : Expatriate (German emigrant to USA)
  • Vocation : Science : Biology (Immunologist)
  • Notable : Famous : Founder/ originator ("Witebsky's postulates")