Eduard Buchner

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Birthday
20, 1860
Birthplace
Germany
Death Date
Aug 13, 1917 (57)
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
20, 1860
Birthplace
Germany
Death Date
Aug 13, 1917 (57)

About

A German chemist who is best known for his work with cell-free sugar fermentation. He received the Nobel Prize in Chemistry for his important work in 1907.

Before Fame

He received a doctorate from the University of Munich in 1888.

Trivia

He won the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1907 for proving that living yeast cells were not needed for sugar fermentation.

Family Life

He married Lotte Stahl in 1900.

Associated With

He won the Nobel Prize in Chemistry four years before Madame Curie did.