Hal Downey

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Hal Downey (1877-1959)[1] was an American hematologist.[2]

In 1923, he contributed to the characterization of reactive lymphocytes, which are sometimes called "Downey cells".[3]

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  1. ^ Vercellotti GM (September 1987). "Hal Downey, Ph.D. (1877-1959): "Renaissance hematologist"". J. Lab. Clin. Med. 110 (3): 373–4. PMID 3302084. 
  2. ^ Whitworth, Judith A.; Firkin, Barry G. (1996). Dictionary of medical eponyms. New York: Parthenon Pub. p. 98. ISBN 1-85070-333-7. 
  3. ^ "CLS_3223_Unit 03_WBC". Archived from the original on 2009-01-30. Retrieved 2009-03-07. 

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