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Otto Fritz Meyerhof

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Otto Fritz Meyerhof

Born April 12, 1884
Hannover, Germany
Died October 6, 1951
Fields Medicine
Institutions Kiel University, Kiel, Germany
Alma mater University of Berlin
Known for Physiology
Notable awards Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (1922)

Otto Fritz Meyerhof (April 12, 1884 - October 6, 1951) was a German doctor.[1] He won the 1922 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, for finding out how oxygen makes chemical changes in lactic acid in muscles.[2]