Ciro A. Peluffo

Fellow: Awarded 1940

Field of Study: Molecular and Cellular Biology

Competition: Latin America & Caribbean

Born: 04-19-1908

Died: 07-07-2009

As published in the Foundation’s Report for 1939–40:

Latin American Exchange Fellows, 1940

Appointed from Uruguay:

PELUFFO, CIRO ANTONIO:  Appointed for studies in bacterial variation; tenure, twelve months from October 15, 1940.

Born April 19, 1908, at Montevideo, Uruguay.  Education:  University of Montevideo, M.D., 1938.

Assistant in Clinical analysis, 1933–34, Chief Interne in Clinical Analysis, 1934-35, Assistant in Practical Work, Department of General Pathology, 1934—, Assistant in the Department of Bacteriology, Institute of Hygiene, 1935—, University of Montevideo.

Publications:  Articles in Archivos Uruguayos de Medicina, Cirugía y Especialidad; Zetischrift für Hygiene, Proceedings of the Third International Congress for Microbiology, Archivos de Pediatria del Uruguay; Informe Oficial a la Xa. Jornada Pediátrica Rioplatense.