Szent-Gyorgyi


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United States biochemist (born in Hungary) who was the first to isolate vitamin C (1893-1986)

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Recu par le ministre des affaires etrangeres, Khemaies Jhinaoui, Szent-Gyorgyi a, egalement, mis en exergue la disposition de la Hongrie a appuyer la Tunisie aupres de l'Union europeenne (UE) et a soutenir ses efforts pour la promotion de l'economie et du developpement.
At his meeting, Tuesday Tunis, with Minister of Foreign Affairs Khemaies Jhinaoui, Szent-Gyorgyi also highlighted Hungary's willingness to support Tunisia with the European Union (EU) and back its efforts to promote the economy and development.
Discovery consists of looking at the same thing as everyone else [like the contest's cartoon] and thinking something different," as Albert Szent-Gyorgyi, a Nobel Prize winner, has said.
Albert Szent-Gyorgyi, the Hungarian-born physiologist who won the Nobel Prize in 1937 for discovering vitamin C, is credited with saying that "genius is seeing what everyone else sees, and thinking what no one else has thought.
Albert Szent-Gyorgyi, the 1937 Nobelist in Medicine, has suggested.
Etymology: We dedicate the new species to the memory of Dr Gdbor Szabad, medical researcher in the Department of Dermatology and Allergology, Albert Szent-Gyorgyi Medical Center of the University of Szeged, who was shot by terrorists in January 2012 in the northern part of Ethiopia.
Biochemist Albert Szent-Gyorgyi said, "Discovery consists of seeing what everybody has seen and thinking what nobody has thought.
Singapore, Apr 5, 2013 - (ACN Newswire) - Professor Alex Matter, Chief Executive Officer of A*STAR's Experimental Therapeutics Centre (ETC), has been awarded the 8th Annual Szent-Gyorgyi Prize for Progress in Cancer Research by the National Foundation for Cancer Research (NFCR) for his contributions to the development of the first drug specifically targeting a molecular lesion in cancer.
16 -- Google today celebrates the 118th birth anniversary of Hungarian physiologist Albert Szent-Gyorgyi with a doodle.
I love the quote by Albert Szent-Gyorgyi, "Discovery consists of looking at the same thing as everyone else and thinking something different.
Albert Szent-Gyorgyi, discovered ascorbic acid, vitamin C, he came across other related nutrients, which are flavonoids.
Indeed he had been playing tennis since high school, and had joined with Andrew Szent-Gyorgyi as a doubles partner in MBL tournaments.
Pauling's ideas about vitamin C partly echoed another Nobel Prize winner, whom he called "the most charming scientist in the world": Albert Szent-Gyorgyi (Allchin, 2007).
1) Notwithstanding Linus Pauling (another Nobel prize laureate) and Szent-Gyorgyi himself, vitamin C may not cure or prevent the common cold, but it certainly cures the vitamin deficiency known as scurvy or scorbutus (hence "ascorbic" acid) which plagued English (and other) sailors of yore, who were deprived of fresh fruit and vegetables during their long voyages.
The classical view of vitamin C deficiency and scurvy being exclusively nutritional disorders (postulated by Szent-Gyorgyi more than 70 years ago) needs to be updated.