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Albrecht Kossel

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Albrecht Kossel
Albrecht Kossel
Born16 September 1853
Rostock, Germany
Died5 July 1927
InstitutionsUniversity of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
Alma materUniversity of Strassburg
Notable awardsNobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (1910)

Albrecht Kossel (16 September 1853 – 5 July 1927) was a German doctor.[1] He won the 1910 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, for his work on proteins and nucleic substances. He discovered histones, which package and regulate DNA transcription.[2]