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Otto Fritz Meyerhof

nobel prize for medicine

Details of the Nobel Prize awarded to Otto Fritz Meyerhof
Full Name
of the recipient
Otto Fritz Meyerhof
AwardNobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
Year of Award1922
Share in Award50.0%
Award Shared withArchibald Vivian Hill (50.0%)
for the Award
for his discovery of the fixed relationship between the consumption of oxygen and the metabolism of lactic acid in the muscle
at the Time of Award
Kiel University, Kiel, Germany
Place of BirthHanover, Germany DEU
Date of Birth12 April 1884
at the time of Award
37 years
Place of DeathPhiladelphia, PA, United States USA
Date of Death6 October 1951
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