Nobel Prizes and Laureates

Nobel Prizes and Laureates

The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1947
Carl Cori, Gerty Cori, Bernardo Houssay

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Carl Cori - Facts

Carl Ferdinand Cori

Carl Ferdinand Cori

Born: 5 December 1896, Prague, Austria-Hungary (now Czech Republic)

Died: 20 October 1984, Cambridge, MA, USA

Affiliation at the time of the award: Washington University, St. Louis, MO, USA

Prize motivation: "for their discovery of the course of the catalytic conversion of glycogen"

Field: biochemistry, metabolism, physiology

Prize share: 1/4

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