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War·burg(wôr′bərg, vär′bo͝ork′), Otto Heinrich 1883-1970.
German biochemist. He won a 1931 Nobel Prize for research on the process of respiration in cells, including tumor cells.
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(Biography) Otto (Heinrich) (ˈoto). 1883–1970, German biochemist and physiologist: Nobel prize for physiology or medicine (1931) for his work on respiratory enzymes
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War•burg(ˈwɔr bɜrg; Ger. ˈvɑr bʊrk)
Otto Heinrich, 1883–1970, German physiologist: Nobel prize for physiology or medicine 1951.
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|Noun||1.||Warburg - German biochemist who pioneered the use of chemical techniques in biological investigations; noted for studies of cellular respiration (1883-1970)|
|2.||Warburg - German art historian (1866-1929)|
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