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The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1946
James B. Sumner, John H. Northrop, Wendell M. Stanley

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James B. Sumner - Facts

James Batcheller Sumner

James Batcheller Sumner

Born: 19 November 1887, Canton, MA, USA

Died: 12 August 1955, Buffalo, NY, USA

Affiliation at the time of the award: Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA

Prize motivation: "for his discovery that enzymes can be crystallized"

Field: biochemistry

Prize share: 1/2

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