Wednesday, October 30, 2013

Ruth Bishop Who Discovered the RotoVirus

Professor Ruth Bishop has become the first woman to be awarded with the prestigious Florey Medal. It is an Australian award given to ground-breaking work done in the fields of biomedical research. Professor Bishop was the first person to recognize the rotovirus  and that it was the culprit for the acute diarrhoea and thus death among children.

More details can be found HERE.

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