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King, Edgar Samuel John (1900 - 1966)

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Born: 10 June 1900  Mosgiel, Otago, New Zealand.  Died: 31 January 1966  East Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.
Edgar Samuel King was Professor of Pathology at the Unviersity of Melbourne from 1951 until his death in 1966. His enduring contribution to medical science was in the application of general biological principles to the study of pathology, in particular ovarian tumours, certain chronic diseases of the gall bladder, and tumours of the bone and synovial membranes. He was appointed a Fellow of the Australian Academy of Science (FAA) in 1954.

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Created: 20 October 1993
Modified: 1 August 2006

Published by The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre on ASAPWeb, 1994 - 2007
Originally published 1994-1999 by Australian Science Archives Project, 1999-2006 by the Australian Science and Technology Heritage Centre
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