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The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1902
Emil Fischer

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Emil Fischer - Facts

Hermann Emil Fischer

Hermann Emil Fischer

Born: 9 October 1852, Euskirchen, Prussia (now Germany)

Died: 15 July 1919, Berlin, Germany

Affiliation at the time of the award: Berlin University, Berlin, Germany

Prize motivation: "in recognition of the extraordinary services he has rendered by his work on sugar and purine syntheses"

Field: organic chemistry

Prize share: 1/1

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