|Born||15 November 1874
Grenaa, Jutland, Denmark
|Died||13 September 1949
|Institutions||Copenhagen University, Copenhagen, Denmark|
|Alma mater||Copenhagen University|
|Notable awards||Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (1920)|
August Krogh (Schack August Steenberg Krogh, 15 November 1874 – 13 September 1949) was a Danish zoologist. He won the 1920 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, for his discoveries about capillaries.
References[change | edit source]
- "Biography of August Krogh". The Nobel Foundation. http://nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/medicine/laureates/1920/krogh-bio.html. Retrieved 2009-01-05.
- "The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1920". Nobel Foundation. http://nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/medicine/laureates/1920/index.html. Retrieved 2007-07-28.