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Szent-Györgyi, Albert, 1893-1986

LC control no.n 50012667
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Personal name headingSzent-Györgyi, Albert, 1893-1986
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Variant(s)Györgyi, Albert Szent-, 1893-1986
Nagyrápolti Szent-Györgyi, Albert, 1893-1986
Szent-Györgyi, A. (Albert), 1893-1986
Szent-Györgyi de Nagyrápolt, Albert, 1893-1986
Szentgyörgyi, Albert, 1893-1986
Associated countryHungary
United States
Birth date1893-09-16
Death date1986-10-22
Field of activityPhysiology
World War, 1939-1945--Underground movements--Hungary
Special noteOld catalog heading: Szent-Györgyi, Albert, 1893-
Found inHis On oxidation, fermentation, vitamins, health and disease, 1939.
Intern'l Symp. on Wave Therapeutics (1979 : Versailles, France). Proceedings of Intern'l Symp. on Wave Therapeutics, Versailles, May 19-20, 1979, c1983: t.p. (Dr. A Szent-Györgyi) p. 6 (Albert Szent-Györgyi; sci. dir. of Natn'l Foundation for Cancer Research, Woods Hole, Mass.)
NUCMC data from LOC, Mss. Div. for His Papers, 1939-1985 (Albert Szent-Györgyi; born 1893; died 1986; Nobel prize winner in medicine; discovered vitamin C)
Wikipedia, viewed 18 January 2014 Szent-Györgyi (Albert Szent-Györgyi de Nagyrápolt (Hungarian: Nagyrápolti Szent-Györgyi Albert; September 16, 1893-October 22, 1986) was a Hungarian physiologist who won the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1937. He is credited with discovering vitamin C and the components and reactions of the citric acid cycle. He was also active in the Hungarian Resistance during World War II and entered Hungarian politics after the war. Because naturalized United States citizen in 1955.)