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Northrop

[ nawr-thruhp ]
/ ˈnɔr θrəp /
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noun

John Howard, 1891–1987, U.S. biochemist: Nobel Prize in chemistry 1946.

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Northrop
[ nôrthrəp ]
John Howard 1891-1987

American biochemist. He shared a 1946 Nobel Prize for discovering methods of producing pure enzymes and virus proteins.
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