Definition of Ehrlich, Paul in English:

Ehrlich, Paul

proper noun

  • (1854–1915), German medical scientist. One of the founders of modern immunology and chemotherapy, he developed techniques for staining specific tissues, believing that a disease organism could be destroyed by an appropriate magic bullet. The effective treatment of syphilis in 1911 proved his theories.


Ehrlich, Paul

/ˈɛːlɪx//German ˈeːɐlɪç/