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  • Yurii Voronoy, Ukrainian kidney transplant pioneer

    Yurii Voronoy. From Matevosian E et al, p. 1133. Yurii Yurijevich Voronoy was born in 1896 in a village in the region of Poltava in Ukraine, where his father was a professor of mathematics. In World War I Voronoy was a volunteer corpsman in the Ukrainian contingent, and after the war he studied medicine in…