Hektoen International

A Journal of Medical Humanities

Tag: Brucella

  • David Bruce, discoverer of brucellosis

    Sir David Bruce (1855–1931). Source: London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine. CC BY 2.0 Early life Every medical student would be expected to know something about brucellosis, though quite unlikely to ever see a case. He would have to know that the disease in man may be caused by the Brucella of goats, swine,…