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Author: John Howard Northrop
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Manuscript   Archival Material : English
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Northrop describes his career leading up to the research on enzyme crystallization and chemical study of protein-splitting enzymes for which he shared the Nobel Prize, and later research on bacterial viruses. He focuses on detailed descriptions of numerous experiments with enzymes, bacteria, and proteins. Also includes commentary on his childhood and family, early travels, education at Columbia University, and work  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Autobiographies
Biography
History
Named Person: John I Northrop; Alice Rich Northrop; Jacques Loeb; Moses Kunitz; Roger M Herriott; Wendell M Stanley; Jacques Loeb; Wendell M Stanley
Material Type: Biography, Manuscript
Document Type: Book, Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: John Howard Northrop
OCLC Number: 49389848
Notes: Included in: History of science and technology collection.
Description: 68 pages (.1 linear ft.)
Other Titles: History of science and technology collection.

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Northrop describes his career leading up to the research on enzyme crystallization and chemical study of protein-splitting enzymes for which he shared the Nobel Prize, and later research on bacterial viruses. He focuses on detailed descriptions of numerous experiments with enzymes, bacteria, and proteins. Also includes commentary on his childhood and family, early travels, education at Columbia University, and work at the Rockefeller Institute for Medical Research, Princeton University, and University of California, Berkeley.

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