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Macfarlane Burnet Medal and Lecture

Sir Frank Macfarlane Burnet

The Macfarlane Burnet Medal and Lecture is a biennial award given by the Australian Academy of Science to recognise outstanding scientific research in the biological sciences. [1]

It was established in 1971 and honours the memory of Nobel Laureate Sir Frank Macfarlane Burnet, OM KBE MD FAA FRS, the Australian virologist best known for his contributions to immunology and is the Academy's highest award for biological sciences.


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  1. ^ "Macfarlane Burnet Medal and Lecture". Australian Academy of Science. Retrieved 22 February 2017.