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Emil Abderhalden Biography

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Emil Abderhalden was a famous Swiss biochemist and physiologist.

Emil Abderhalden was a famous Swiss biochemist and physiologist.

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Birth:

March 9, 1877

Death:

August 5, 1950

Claim to Fame:

Abderhalden is known for developing Abderhalden's drying pistol, a pregnancy blood test, a cysteine urine test, and for his research into the polypeptides and proteins.

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