Carl Wilhelm Scheele
#1523 Overall Influence

Carl Wilhelm Scheele

Swedish chemist

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Carl Wilhelm Scheele was a German and Swedish Pomeranian pharmaceutical chemist. Isaac Asimov called him “hard-luck Scheele” because he made a number of chemical discoveries before others who are generally given the credit.

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Uppsala University
Uppsala University

Research university in Uppsala, Sweden

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#25 World Rank
Chemistry
#616 World Rank
Medical