Albert Szent-Györgyi

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The native form o this personal name is nagyrápolti Szent-Györgyi Albert. This airticle uises the Wastren name order.
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Albert Szent-Györgyi
Albert Szent-Györgyi at the time o his
appyntment tae the Naitional Institutes o Heal
Born16 September 1893(1893-09-16)
Budapest, Austrick-Hungary
Died22 October 1986(1986-10-22) (aged 93)
Woods Hole, Massachusetts, Unitit States
Unitit States
Alma materSemmelweis Varsity, MD
Varsity o Cambridge, PhD
Kent forvitamin C, discoverin the components an reactions o the citric acid cycle
AwairdsNobel Prize in Pheesiology or Medicine (1937)
Albert Lasker Awaird for Basic Medical Research (1954)
Scientific career
InstitutionsVarsity o Szeged
Varsity o Cambridge
Doctoral advisorFrederick Gowland Hopkins
InfluencesHartog Jacob Hamburger
Frederick Gowland
SignaturSzent Györgyi kezirasa.jpg

Albert Szent-Györgyi de Nagyrápolt (Hungarian: nagyrápolti Szent-Györgyi Albert, pronoonced [ˈnɒɟraːpolti ˈsɛnɟørɟi ˈɒlbɛrt]; September 16, 1893 – October 22, 1986) wis a Hungarian American pheesiologist wha wan the Nobel Prize in Pheesiology or Medicine in 1937.[1] He is creditit wi discoverin vitamin C an the components an reactions o the citric acid cycle. He wis an aa active in the Hungarian Resistance during Warld War II an entered Hungarian politics efter the war.

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  1. Kyle, R. A.; Shampo, M. A. (2000). "Albert Szent-Györgyi--Nobel laureate". Mayo Clinic proceedings. Mayo Clinic. 75 (7): 722. doi:10.4065/75.7.722. PMID 10907388.