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Ernest William Goodpasture - bibliography

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American pathologist, born October 17, 1886, Montgomery County, Tennessee; died September 20, 1960, Nashville.


  • Alice Miles Woodruff and E. W. Goodpasture:
    The susceptibility of chorio-allantoic membrane of chick embryos to infection with the fowl-pox virus.
    American Journal of Pathology, Philadelphia, 1931, 7: 209-222.

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