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Meyerhof, Otto Fritz

Pronunciation: /ˈmʌɪəhɒf/
/ˈmaɪɐhoːf/
(1884–1951), German-born American biochemist. He worked on the biochemical processes involved in muscle action and provided the basis for understanding the process by which glucose is broken down to provide energy. Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine (1922).

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