Frank Fenner

Frank John Fenner (21 December 1914 – 22 November 2010) was an Australian scientist with a distinguished career in the field of virology. His two greatest achievements are cited as overseeing the eradication of smallpox, and the control of Australia's rabbit plague through the introduction of Myxoma virus.

The Australian Academy of Science awards annually the prestigious ''Fenner Medal'' for distinguished research in biology by a scientist under 40 years of age. Provided by Wikipedia

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by Fenner, Frank
Published 2006
ANU Press