J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 70:520 doi:10.1136/jnnp.70.4.520
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Sir David Bruce (1855–1931) and Thermistocles Zammit (1864–1935)

Sir David Bruce was an Australian by birth. He graduated from Edinburgh in 1881 and spent a large part of his career as a military physician. While stationed in Malta, he studied Malta fever (brucellosis or undulant fever). In 1887 he discovered …