Philip Bruce White

Philip Bruce White (29 December 1891 – 19 March 1949) was a British microbiologist.

Philip Bruce White
Philip Bruce White, microbiologist, 1891-1946.jpg
Born29 December 1891
Died19 March 1949
London
NationalityBritish

In 1926, White published a schema for classifying salmonella bacteria based on serum.[2][3] This was later extended by the Danish microbiologist Fritz Kauffmann, the Kauffman–White classification.

White became a fellow of the Royal Society on 20 March 1941. White died in London.

WebsitesEdit

  • Entry at the Royal Society
  • "Philip Bruce White, 1891-1949". Obituary Notices of Fellows of the Royal Society. 7 (19): 278–292. 1950-11-30. doi:10.1098/rsbm.1950.0018. ISSN 1479-571X.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ The Journal of Pathology and Bacteriology, Volume 62, Issue 3, pages 468–481, July 1950
  2. ^ P. B. White: Further Studies of the Salmonella Group. Great Britain Medical Research Council 103, (Her Majesty's Stationery Office), 3–160, 1926.
  3. ^ F. Kauffmann: Das Fundament. Munksgaard, Kopenhagen, 1978.