Nobel Prizes and Laureates

Nobel Prizes and Laureates

The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1928
Adolf Windaus

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Adolf Windaus - Facts

Adolf Otto Reinhold Windaus

Adolf Otto Reinhold Windaus

Born: 25 December 1876, Berlin, Germany

Died: 9 June 1959, Göttingen, West Germany (now Germany)

Affiliation at the time of the award: Goettingen University, Göttingen, Germany

Prize motivation: "for the services rendered through his research into the constitution of the sterols and their connection with the vitamins"

Field: natural products chemistry, organic chemistry

Prize share: 1/1

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