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African American History | Dr Charles Richard Drew | Blood banking; blood transfusions

Charles Richard Drew  (3 June 1904 – 1 April 1950) was an African-American physician, surgeon and medical researcher. He researched in the field of blood transfusions, developing improved techniques for blood storage, and applied his expert knowledge to developing large-scale … Continue reading

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