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August Krogh

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August Krogh
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August Krogh
Born 15 November 1874
Grenaa, Jutland, Denmark
Died 13 September 1949
Copenhagen, Denmark
Alma mater Copenhagen University
Awards Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (1920)
Scientific career
Institutions Copenhagen University, Copenhagen, Denmark

August Krogh (Schack August Steenberg Krogh, 15 November 1874 – 13 September 1949) was a Danish zoologist.[1] He won the 1920 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, for his discoveries about capillaries.[2]

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  1. "Biography of August Krogh". The Nobel Foundation. Retrieved 2009-01-05.
  2. "The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1920". Nobel Foundation. Retrieved 2007-07-28.