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 (prĕl′ōg′), Vladimir 1906-1998.
Sarajevo-born Swiss chemist. He shared a 1975 Nobel Prize for research on the structure of biological molecules.


(ˈprɛl ɔg, -ɒg)

Vladimir, 1906–98, Swiss chemist, born in Sarajevo, Bosnia (then part of the Austro-Hungarian Empire).
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After completing a year of research on nucleic acids and proteins, while he was working under Professor Vladimir Prelog in Zurich, Switzerland, Khorana moved to Canada in 1952 where he worked at the University of British Columbia.
Prelog M, Schiefecker D, Fille M, Wurzner R, Brumner A, Zimmerhackl LB.
Brian was the perfect fit," explains Chris Prelog, vice president of hotel operations at Seabourn Cruise Line, "because he has an authentic approach to craft cocktails that's really unique.
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The literature values for the enantiomeric excess (ee%) (obtained experimentally) are also shown in the tables as well as the enzyme Prelog behavior for the given substrate (further described below).
The technologies gained from BDW will complement the low-pressure casting capabilities we recently acquired from Grenville Castings," said Horst Prelog, company president.
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Prelog M, Fischer H, Fille M, Allerberger F, Zimmerhackl LB.
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Prelog discussed approaches in other countries, as well as issues of accessibility, which are complicated by copyright and physical access.