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Windaus, Adolf

Pronunciation: /ˈvinˌdous/
(1876–1959), German organic chemist. He did pioneering work on the chemistry and structure of steroids and their derivatives, notably cholesterol. He also investigated the D vitamins and vitamin B1 and discovered histamine. Nobel Prize for Chemistry (1928).

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Syllabification: Win·daus, Adolf

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