#6683 Overall Influence

Carl Ferdinand Cori

Czech Nobel prize laureate and scientist

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Carl Ferdinand Cori, ForMemRS was a Czech-American biochemist and pharmacologist born in Prague who, together with his wife Gerty Cori and Argentine physiologist Bernardo Houssay, received a Nobel Prize in 1947 for their discovery of how glycogen – a derivative of glucose – is broken down and resynthesized in the body, for use as a store and source of energy. In 2004, both Coris were designated a National Historic Chemical Landmark in recognition of their work that elucidated carbohydrate metabolism.

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Washington University in St. Louis

University in St. Louis, Missouri, United States

Karl-Ferdinands-Universität

Harvard University

Private research university in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

Leipzig University

University in Leipzig, Germany

Charles University

Oldest and largest university in the Czech Republic

University of Washington

Public research university in Seattle, Washington, United States

Influence Rankings by Discipline

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#519 World Rank
Biology
#603 World Rank
Chemistry