Otto Fritz Meyerhof
|Otto Fritz Meyerhof|
|Born||April 12, 1884
|Died||October 6, 1951
|Institutions||Kiel University, Kiel, Germany|
|Alma mater||University of Berlin|
|Notable awards||Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (1922)|
Otto Fritz Meyerhof (April 12, 1884 - October 6, 1951) was a German doctor. He won the 1922 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, for finding out how oxygen makes chemical changes in lactic acid in muscles.
References[change | change source]
- "Biography of Otto Fritz Meyerhof". The Nobel Foundation. http://nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/medicine/laureates/1922/meyerhof-bio.html. Retrieved 2009-01-05.
- "The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1922". Nobel Foundation. http://nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/medicine/laureates/1922/index.html. Retrieved 2007-07-28.