Definition of Fischer, Emil Hermann in English:

Fischer, Emil Hermann

proper noun

  • (1852–1919), German organic chemist. He studied the structure of sugars, other carbohydrates, and purines, and synthesized many of them. He also confirmed that peptides and proteins consist of chains of amino acids. Nobel Prize for Chemistry (1902).

Pronunciation

Fischer, Emil Hermann

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