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Miroslavholub


7496
1995 WN6
Discovered by 27.11.1995 by M. Tichý on Klet observatory
MPC 33387 (8.12.1998)
Miroslavholub
https://ssd.jpl.nasa.gov/sbdb.cgi?sstr=7496;old=0;orb=1;cov=0;log=0;cad=0#orb

Named in memory of Miroslav Holub (1923-1998), Czech immunologist, poet and essayist. His research resulted in the monograph Immunology of Nude Mice. His fine poetry combines the world of science and the world of everyday human experience, as shown, for example, in his book Supposed to Fly. Name proposed by the discoverer following a suggestion by J. Tichá.