[A biographical sketch of Albert Szent-Györgyi].

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Albert Szent-Györgyi was a Hungarian biochemist and physiologist. He identified the structure and function of vitamin C, naming it as ascorbic acid. His research on cellular respiration and oxidation provided the basis for Krebs' citric acid cycle. He was awarded the Nobel Prize in 1937. With his collaborators, he discovered the biochemical basis of muscle… (More)
DOI: 10.4067/S0034-98872015000800015

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@article{Berger2015ABS, title={[A biographical sketch of Albert Szent-Gy{\"{o}rgyi].}, author={Zolt{\'a}n Berger and Alexandra Berger Salinas and Gy{\"{o}rgy Sz{\'a}nth{\'o} Pongr{\'a}cz}, journal={Revista medica de Chile}, year={2015}, volume={143 8}, pages={1065-9} }