Born: 16 September 1853, Rostock, Mecklenburg (now Germany)
Died: 5 July 1927, Heidelberg, Germany
Affiliation at the time of the award: University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
Prize motivation: "in recognition of the contributions to our knowledge of cell chemistry made through his work on proteins, including the nucleic substances"
Field: biochemistry, cell physiology, chemistry
Prize share: 1/1
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