Alexander Ogston

Surgeon, Academic

1844 – 1929

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Who was Alexander Ogston?

Sir Alexander Ogston KCVO MB FRS CM MD was a Scottish surgeon, famous for his discovery of Staphylococcus. He was the eldest son of Prof. Francis Ogston, Professor of Medical Jurisprudence at the University of Aberdeen.

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Born
Apr 19, 1844
Aberdeen
Spouses
Nationality
  • Scotland
Profession
Education
  • University of Aberdeen
  • Eton College
Lived in
  • Aberdeen
Died
1929
Aberdeen

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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