Leeuwenhoek Lecture

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The Leeuwenhoek Lecture is a prize lecture of the Royal Society to recognize achievement in microbiology.[1] The prize was originally given in 1950 and awarded annually. From 2006 to 2018 the prize was given triannually. Since 2018 the prize is awarded biannually. It is named after the Dutch microscopist Anton van Leeuwenhoek and was instituted in 1948 from a bequest from George Gabb. A gift of £2000 is associated with the lecture.[1]

Leeuwenhoek Lecturers[edit]

The following is a list of Leeuwenhoek Lecture award winners along with the title of their lecture:[2]

21st Century[edit]

20th Century[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Leeuwenhoek Medal and Lecture". The Royal Society. Retrieved 19 January 2018.
  2. ^ "Award winners: Leeuwenhoek Lecture". The Royal Society. Retrieved 19 January 2018.