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Co·ri(kôr′ē), Gerty Theresa Radnitz 1896-1957.
Czech-born American biochemist. She and her husband, Carl Ferdinand Cori (1896-1984), shared a 1947 Nobel Prize for their research on carbohydrate metabolism.
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(Biography) Carl Ferdinand. 1896–1984, US biochemist, born in Bohemia; shared a Nobel prize for physiology or medicine (1947) with his wife Gerty Theresa Radnitz Cori (1896–1957) and Bernardo Houssay, for elucidating the stages of glycolysis
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Co•ri(ˈkɔr i, ˈkoʊr i)
Carl Ferdinand, 1896–1984, and his wife, Gerty Theresa, 1896–1957, U.S. biochemists, born in Czechoslovakia: Nobel prize for physiology or medicine 1947.
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