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 (hĭch′ĭngz), George Herbert 1905-1998.
American biochemist. He shared a 1988 Nobel Prize for developing a series of drugs to treat various diseases, including leukemia and gout.
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Noun1.Hitchings - United States biochemist noted for developing drugs to treat leukemia and gout (1905-1998)
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