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Albert Ludwig Sigesmund Neisser

1855 - 1916

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Albert Ludwig Sigesmund Neisser (22 January 1855, Schweidnitz – 30 July 1916, Breslau) was a German physician who discovered the causative agent (pathogen) of gonorrhea, a strain of bacteria that was named in his honour (Neisseria gonorrhoeae). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Albert Ludwig Sigesmund Neisser has received more than 46,574 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Albert Ludwig Sigesmund Neisser is the 352nd most popular physician, the 577th most popular biography from Poland and the 14th most popular Physician.

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Among PHYSICIANS

Among physicians, Albert Ludwig Sigesmund Neisser ranks 352 out of 502Before him are Ferdinand Ritter von Hebra, Özlem Türeci, Ibn Abi Usaibia, Johann Christian Reil, Tasuku Honjo, and Richard Wilhelm. After him are Ron Wyatt, Willi Graf, Herman Snellen, Robert Remak, Karl Friedrich Burdach, and Garcia de Orta.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1855, Albert Ludwig Sigesmund Neisser ranks 50Before him are Samad bey Mehmandarov, Princess Maria Luisa of Bourbon-Two Sicilies, Jean Lorrain, Louis de Beaufront, Hüseyin Hilmi Pasha, and Swami Sri Yukteswar Giri. After him are Albert F. Mummery, Hugo von Pohl, Hermes da Fonseca, Julius Röntgen, Marie-Joseph Lagrange, and Eugène Boch. Among people deceased in 1916, Albert Ludwig Sigesmund Neisser ranks 81Before him are Modest Ilyich Tchaikovsky, Higaonna Kanryō, Artúr Görgei, Oskar Backlund, Ferdinand Fellner, and Prince Adolf of Schaumburg-Lippe. After him are Hugo von Pohl, Princess Augusta of Cambridge, Cai E, William Stanley Jr., Mário de Sá-Carneiro, and James Guillaume.

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In Poland

Among people born in Poland, Albert Ludwig Sigesmund Neisser ranks 577 out of 1,454Before him are Szymon Winawer (1838), Catherine of Brandenburg-Küstrin (1549), Eugen Goldstein (1860), Ferdinand Gregorovius (1821), Krzysztof Wielicki (1950), and Ottomar Anschütz (1846). After him are Otto Freundlich (1878), Jerzy Andrzejewski (1909), Hugo von Pohl (1855), Walter Laqueur (1921), Robert Remak (1815), and Stanisław Mikulski (1929).

Among PHYSICIANS In Poland

Among physicians born in Poland, Albert Ludwig Sigesmund Neisser ranks 14Before him are Alexander Bogdanov (1873), Jan Jesenius (1566), Bronisława Dłuska (1865), Gavriil Ilizarov (1921), Hilary Koprowski (1916), and Leon Pinsker (1821). After him are Robert Remak (1815), Wilhelm Fliess (1858), Zofia Zamenhof (1889), Kazimierz Bein (1872), Max Gerson (1881), and Ludwig Traube (1818).