in American National Biography Online
January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Pathology; Biographical Studies. 1263 words.
de Kruif, Paul Henry (02 March 1890–28 February 1971), bacteriologist and writer, was born in Zeeland, Michigan, the son of Hendrik de Kruif, a farm-equipment dealer, and Hendrika Kremer....