Metchnikoffs daring theory of immunity that voracious cells he called phagocytes formed the first line of defense against invading bacteria would eventually earn the scientist a nobel . Immunity how elie metchnikoff changed the course of modern medicine by luba vikhanski 386 rating details 35 ratings 13 reviews around christmas of 1882 while peering through a microscope at starfish larvae in which he had inserted tiny thorns russian zoologist elie metchnikoff had a brilliant insight what if the mobile cells he saw . Immunity how elie metchnikoff changed the course of modern medicine user review kirkus a resurrection of the life of one of the founding fathers of immunology elie metchnikoff 1845 1916 vikhanski in search of the lost cord solving the mystery of spinal cord regeneration 2001 read full review. Immunity how elie metchnikoff changed the course of modern medicine hardcover april 1 2016 immunity how elie metchnikoff changed the course of modern medicine hardcover april 1 2016 by luba vikhanski author 46 out of 5 stars 13 ratings see all formats and editions. Only much later did scientists realize that metchnikoffs phagocytes reflected innate immunity an evolutionarily older defense system compared to the adaptive immunity represented by antibodies metchnikoff went on to develop theories of aging and ideas about gut microbes that spawned a global yogurt revolution
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