Ehrlich is an American travel writer, fiction writer, poet, and essayist.
Ehrlich, along with two scientist friends who sided with him in the bet, believed that prices would rise.
But disasters on the scale Ehrlich predicted never happened.
Ehrlich Ehr·lich (âr'lĭKH), Paul. 1854-1915.
German bacteriologist who conducted pioneering research in chemotherapy and developed the chemical Salvarsan as a treatment of syphilis. He is also known for his work in the fields of hematology and immunology, for which he shared a 1908 Nobel Prize.
German bacteriologist who was a pioneer in the study of the blood and the immune system, and in the development of drugs to fight specific disease-causing agents. He discovered a compound that was effective in combating sleeping sickness as well as a drug, called salvarsan, that cured syphilis.