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Bernardo Alberto Houssay
Statue of Bernardo Houssay
Born10 April, 1887
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Died21 September, 1971
Buenos Aires, Argentina
FieldsPhysiology
InstitutionsInstitute for Biology and Experimental Medicine, Buenos Aires
Alma materUniversity of Buenos Aires
Notable awardsNobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (1947)

Bernardo Houssay (10 April, 1887 — 21 September, 1971) was an Argentine doctor.[1] He won the 1947 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, along with Carl Ferdinand Cori and Gerty Cori for finding out how hormones use sugar.[2]

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