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The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1920
August Krogh

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August Krogh - Facts

Schack August Steenberg Krogh

Schack August Steenberg Krogh

Born: 15 November 1874, Grenå, Denmark

Died: 13 September 1949, Copenhagen, Denmark

Affiliation at the time of the award: Copenhagen University, Copenhagen, Denmark

Prize motivation: "for his discovery of the capillary motor regulating mechanism"

Field: cardiovascular physiology, muscle physiology

Prize share: 1/1

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