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Trailblazing microbiologist Stanley Falkow dies at Portola Valley home

by Dave Boyce

Stanley Falkow, a resident of Portola Valley, professor emeritus in microbiology and immunology at the Stanford University medical school, and a pioneer in determining how bacteria cause human disease and develop resistance to antibiotics, died May 5. He was 84.

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