Szent-Györ·gyi (sānt-jôrjē, sĕnt-dyœrdyĭ), Albert von Nagyrapolt 1893-1986.
Hungarian-born American biochemist. He won a 1937 Nobel Prize for his isolation of vitamin C and his work on cellular respiration.
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