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Du Vigneaud, Vincent

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Pronunciation: /duː ˈviːnjəʊ
 
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Definition of Du Vigneaud, Vincent in English:

( 1901–78), American biochemist. He studied vitamins and hormones, especially insulin, methionine, and biotin. He isolated and synthesized oxytocin and vasopressin, for which he received the Nobel Prize for Chemistry in 1955.

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