|Born||16 September 1893|
|Died||22 October 1986|
|Citizenship||Sweden (during WWII)|
|Alma mater||University of Budapest|
|Known for||Vitamin C|
|Awards||Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (1937)|
|Institutions||Physiology Institute, Groningen, The Netherlands|
Albert Szent-Györgyi (Albert Szent-Györgyi de Nagyrápolt, 16 September 1893 – 22 October 1986) was an Hungarian scientist. He won the 1937 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, for his discoveries about Vitamin C.
He was commonly known for discovering a vitamin that our bodies cannot make, vitamin C
References[change | change source]
- ↑ "Biography of Albert Szent-Györgyi". The Nobel Foundation. Retrieved 2009-01-05.
- ↑ "The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1937". The Nobel Foundation. Retrieved 2009-12-21.