The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1943
Henrik Dam, Edward A. Doisy
Edward Adelbert Doisy
Born: 13 November 1893, Hume, IL, USA
Died: 23 October 1986, St. Louis, MO, USA
Affiliation at the time of the award: Saint Louis University, St. Louis, MO, USA
Prize motivation: "for his discovery of the chemical nature of vitamin K"
Field: biochemistry, chemistry
Edward A. Doisy received his Nobel Prize one year later, in 1944.
Prize share: 1/2
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