The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1920
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
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