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Sir Bernard Katz
Born(1911-03-26)26 March 1911
Leipzig, German Empire
Died20 April 2003(2003-04-20) (aged 92)
London, England
FieldsNeurophysiology
InstitutionsUniversity College London
Sydney Hospital
Alma materUniversity of Leipzig
Academic advisorsArchibald Hill
Known forNeurophysiology of the synapse
Notable awardsNobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (1970)
This person won a Nobel Prize
Sir Bernard Katz (26 March 1911 – 20 April 2003) was a British physician of Jewish-German descent. He was the winner of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1970. He studied the active principles of nerve biochemistry.