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The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1970
Luis Leloir

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Luis Leloir - Facts

Luis F. Leloir

Luis F. Leloir

Born: 6 September 1906, Paris, France

Died: 2 December 1987, Buenos Aires, Argentina

Affiliation at the time of the award: Institute for Biochemical Research, Buenos Aires, Argentina

Prize motivation: "for his discovery of sugar nucleotides and their role in the biosynthesis of carbohydrates"

Field: biochemistry

Prize share: 1/1

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