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The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1937
Norman Haworth, Paul Karrer

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Paul Karrer - Facts

Paul Karrer

Paul Karrer

Born: 21 April 1889, Moscow, Russia

Died: 18 June 1971, Zurich, Switzerland

Affiliation at the time of the award: University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland

Prize motivation: "for his investigations on carotenoids, flavins and vitamins A and B2"

Field: natural products chemistry, organic chemistry

Prize share: 1/2

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