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The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1943
Henrik Dam, Edward A. Doisy

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Henrik Dam - Facts

Henrik Carl Peter Dam

Henrik Carl Peter Dam

Born: 21 February 1895, Copenhagen, Denmark

Died: 17 April 1976, Copenhagen, Denmark

Affiliation at the time of the award: Polytechnic Institute, Copenhagen, Denmark

Prize motivation: "for his discovery of vitamin K"

Field: biochemistry, chemistry

Henrik Dam received his Nobel Prize one year later, in 1944.

Prize share: 1/2

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