Edmond H. Fischer facts for kids
|Edmond H. Fischer|
|Born||April 6, 1920
|Doctoral students||Edwin G. Krebs|
|Notable awards||Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1992|
Edmond Henri Fischer (born April 6, 1920) is a Swiss-born American biochemist. He and his partner Edwin G. Krebs were awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1992 for their works on phosphorylation works as a switch to activate proteins and regulate various cellular processes. From 2007 until 2014, he was the Honorary President of the World Cultural Council.
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