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1. francis peyton rous, peyton rous, rous

United States pathologist who discovered viruses that cause tumors (1879-1970)

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ˈFrancis Peyton (ˈpeɪtən ) ; pātˈ'n) 1879-1970; U.S. pathologist

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American pathologist. He shared a 1966 Nobel Prize for his discovery of tumor-producing viruses.

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