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Warburg, Otto Heinrich

Pronunciation: /ˈwôrˌbərɡ/
(1883–1970), German biochemist. He pioneered the use of the techniques of chemistry for biochemical investigations, especially for his work with the respiratory enzyme. Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine (1931); the Nazis prohibited him from accepting a second one in 1944 because of his Jewish ancestry.
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