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Kiyoshi Shiga - bibliography

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Japanese bacteriologist, born February 7, 1871, Sendai; died January 25, 1957, Tokyo.


  • Studien über die epidemische Dysenterie in Japan, unter besonderer Berücksichtigung des Bacillus dysenteriae.
    Deutsche medizinische Wochenshrift, 1901, 2: 741–744, 765–769, 783–786.
  • Observations on the epidemiology of dysentery in Japan.
    Philippine Journal of Science, 1906, 1: 485-500.
  • The trend of prevention, therapy, and epidemiology of dysentery since the discovery of its causative organism.
    The New England Journal of Medicine, 1936, 215: 1205-1211.
  • O. Felsenfeld:
    K. Shiga, bacteriologist. Science, July 19, 1957, 126 (3264): 113.
  • A. F. Trofa, H. Ueno-Olsen, R. Oiwa, M. Yoshikawa:
    Dr. Kiyoshi Shiga: discoverer of the dysentery bacillus.
    Clinical Infectious Diseases, Chicago, November 1999, 29 (5): 1303-1306.
  • W. Köler:
    Zentralblatt für Bakteriologie – 100 years ago. The isolation of Shigella flexneri.
    International Journal of Medical Microbiology, 2000, 290: 5-6.
  • I. Izumi, K. Isozumi:
    Modern Japanese medical history and the European influence.
    Keijo Journal of Medicine, Tokyo, 2001: 50 (2): 91-99.
  • K. Kibari:
    [Kiyoshi Shiga and Shigella]. Article in Japanese.
    Nippon Naika Gakkai Zasshi, October 10, 2002, 91 (10): 2880-2881.
  • D. Ledermann:
    Una historia de la Shigella, desde Jerjes a Saddam Hussein.
    Revista chilena de infectologia., 2003, 20 (4): 76-79.

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