German physician, born June 18, 1918, Hamburg; died December 1, 2000, on the island of Rugen.
Biography of Horst Bickel
Horst Bickel was Fanconi's assistant in Zurich when they decribed "their" disease. In 1953 he developed a diet that could prevent the mental retardation of phenylketonuria, known as Fölling's disease.
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