Nobel Prizes and Laureates

Nobel Prizes and Laureates

The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1931
Otto Warburg

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Otto Warburg - Facts

Otto Heinrich Warburg

Otto Heinrich Warburg

Born: 8 October 1883, Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany

Died: 1 August 1970, West Berlin, West Germany (now Germany)

Affiliation at the time of the award: Kaiser-Wilhelm-Institut (now Max-Planck-Institut) für Biologie, Berlin-Dahlem, Germany

Prize motivation: "for his discovery of the nature and mode of action of the respiratory enzyme"

Field: cell physiology, metabolism

Prize share: 1/1

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