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Szent-Györ·gyi(sānt-jôr′jē, sĕnt-dyœr′dyĭ), Albert von Nagyrapolt 1893-1986.
Hungarian-born American biochemist. He won a 1937 Nobel Prize for his isolation of vitamin C and his work on cellular respiration.
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(Biography) Albert (von Nagyrapolt). 1893–1986, US biochemist, born in Hungary, who isolated ascorbic acid and identified it as vitamin C. Nobel prize for physiology or medicine 1937
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Szent-Györ•gyi(sɛntˈdʒɜr dʒi, -ˈdʒɔr-)
Albert, 1893–1986, U.S. biochemist, born in Hungary: Nobel prize for physiology or medicine 1937.
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