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Definition of Domagk, Gerhard

Domagk, Gerhard: German physician and chemist (1895-1946) who discovered the first sulfa drug, prontosil, which ushered in the era of antibacterial medicine.

For more information, see Prontosil.

Source: MedTerms™ Medical Dictionary
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Last Editorial Review: 10/9/2012

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