Gerhard Domagk (1895-1964) was a German pathologist, discoverer of antibacterial drugs.
He found that a dye substance called prontosil red contains chemicals with powerful antibacterial properties.
This became the first of the sulphonamide drugs, used to treat a wide range of conditions, including pneumonia and septic wounds.
He won the Nobel Prize for Medicine in 1939.
Why is Gerhard Domagk famous?
Gerhard Domagk was a German pathologist and bacteriologist.
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