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de Duve, Christian René

Line breaks: Chris|tian René de Duve
Pronunciation: /də ˈduːv
 
, də dyv/

Definition of de Duve, Christian René in English:

( 1917–2013), British-born Belgian biochemist. A pioneer in the study of cell biology, he won the Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine in 1974.

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