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Prof. J. G. Thomson

Nature volume 140, page 495 (18 September 1937) | Download Citation



PROF. JOHN GORDON THOMSON, director of the Department of Medical Protozoology at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, whose death took place in London on August 13, was one of the few outstanding medical protozoologists in Great Britain. In addition he was, and continued to be until shortly before his death, a well-known investigator of tropical disease in the field.

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