Jules Bordet

Belgian immunologist and microbiologist (1870-1961)

Jules Bordet (June 13, 1870 - April 6, 1961) was a Belgian doctor and microbiologist.[1] He won the 1919 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, for his discoveries about immunity.[2]

Jules Bordet
Jules Bordet, photo from the "Institut Pasteur de Bruxelles"
BornJune 13, 1870
DiedApril 6, 1961
Known forImmunology
AwardsNobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (1919)
Scientific career
InstitutionsBrussels University, Brussels, Belgium


  1. "Biography of Jules Bordet". The Nobel Foundation. Retrieved 2009-01-05.
  2. "The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1919". Nobel Foundation. Retrieved 2007-07-28.