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Medicinal Discoveries/Inventions – who invented what ?

DISCOVERIES/INVENTIONS DISCOVERER/INVENTOR 
Vitamin F.G. Hopkins, Cosimir Funk
Vitamin-A Mc. Collum
Vitamin- B Mc. Collum
Vitamin-C Holst
Vitamin- D Mc. Collum
Sulpha drugs Dagmanck
Streptomycin Selman WAksmann
Heart Transplantation Christian Bernard
Homoeopathy Hahnemann
Malaria parasite and treatment Ronald Ross
Diarrhoea and treatment of plague Kitajato
Sex hormone Stenach
Open heart surgery Waltallilehak
Contraceptive pills Pincus
First test tube baby Edwards snd Stepto
Electrocardiograph Iwanyaan
Antigen Karl Landsteiner
RNA James Watson and Arther  Arg
DNA James watson and Crick
Insulin Banting
Chloroform Harrison and Sympson
Vaccine of chicken pox Edward Jenner
T.B. Bacteria Robert Koch

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10 richest men in history- Akbar was richer than gates

On January 10, India’s richest person Mukesh Ambani was ranked 20th in the list of wealthiest people in the Bloomberg’s Billionaires Index. Ambani with his $41.2 billion wealth ranking at No. 20 is of course, no mean feat. But picture this– there was an Indian emperor, long before our time, who actually features among 10 richest persons of all time.Money magazine in 2015 compiled a list of richest people of all time by taking an individual’s wealth and comparing it to the country’s GDP, apart from adjusting for inflation and speaking to hundreds of economists and historians. The study revealed that Emperor Akbar, the third of the Mughal rulers, had 25 per cent of the global GDP in his possession.

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