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Lucy Wills
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: 10 May 1888


: Sutton Coldfield, England, U.K.


: Taurus


: 16 April 1964


: 75 years


  • She was a British haematologist and physician researcher

When was Lucy Wills born?10 May 1888
When did Lucy Wills die? / Died16 April 1964
How many years did Lucy Wills live? / Lived75 years
Where was Lucy Wills born?Sutton Coldfield, England, U.K.
Zodiac sign:Taurus

 Who was Lucy Wills? / Facts   

  • She made important research in India in the late 1920s and early 1930s on macrocytic anaemia of pregnancy

  • Macrocytic anaemia is characterized by enlarged red blood cells and is life-threatening

  • Pregnant women in the tropics with inadequate diets are particularly susceptible
  • She discovered a nutritional factor in yeast that both prevents and cures this disorder
  • The nutritional factor identified by Wills (the 'Wills Factor') was subsequently shown to be folate, the naturally occurring form of folic acid


  • London School of Medicine for Women

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