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Dubos

[doo-bohs; French dy-baws]
noun
René Jules [ruh-ney joolz; French ruh-ney zhyl] , 1901–82, U.S. bacteriologist, born in France: early advocate of ecological concern.
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Dubos Du·bos (dōō-bôs', -bō', dü-), René Jules. 1901-1982.

French-born American bacteriologist noted for his research on natural antibiotics, tuberculosis, and environmental factors in disease.

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Dubos   (d-bôs', -bō', dü-)  Pronunciation Key 
French-born American bacteriologist noted for his research on natural antibiotics, tuberculosis, and environmental factors in disease. In 1939 he discovered tyrothricin, the first commercially produced antibiotic.
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