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Keilin, Davidlocked

  • Christopher F. Lindsey


Keilin, David (1887–1963), biochemist and parasitologist, was born in Moscow on 21 March 1887, the second son in the family of seven children of Hirsh Davidoff Keilin, a businessman and small landowner from Warsaw, and his wife, Rachel Strelsin. Keilin was educated by a governess until the age of ten and he then attended the ...

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Biographical Memoirs of Fellows of the Royal Society
, 63 vols. (1885–1900), suppl., 3 vols. (1901); repr. in 22 vols. (1908–9); 10 further suppls. (1912–96); (1993)