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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.
(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
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.