Loewi, Otto

(1873-1961)
   German physician and pharmacologist. Born in Frankfurt, he studied at Strasbourg University. From 1906 to 1909 he taught in Vienna, later becoming professor of pharmacology in Graz. He won the Nobel Prize for Physiology and Medicine in 1936. With the rise of Nazism, he fled to Britain and later settled in the US and was professor at the New York College of Medicine.

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  • LOEWI, OTTO — (1873–1961), pharmacologist and Nobel laureate in physiology and medicine. Loewi was born in Frankfurt on the Main but became a U.S. citizen in 1946. He graduated in medicine at the University of Strasbourg (then in Germany). After initial… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Loewi , Otto — (1873–1961) German–American physiologist Loewi was born at Frankfurt am Main in Germany and qualified in medicine at the University of Strasbourg before taking up professorships in physiology and pharmacology at Vienna and Graz Universities. For… …   Scientists

  • Loewi, Otto — ▪ German American pharmacologist born June 3, 1873, Frankfurt am Main, Ger. died Dec. 25, 1961, New York, N.Y., U.S.       German born American physician and pharmacologist who, with Sir Henry Dale (Dale, Sir Henry), received the Nobel Prize for… …   Universalium

  • Loewi, Otto — ► (1873 1961) Farmacólogo alemán. Fue premio Nobel de Medicina y Fisiología en 1936, compartido con H. H. Dale, por sus investigaciones sobre las correlaciones neurohormonales …   Enciclopedia Universal

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  • Otto Loewi — Born June 3, 1873(1873 06 03) Frankfurt, Germany …   Wikipedia

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  • Otto Loewi — en 1955 alors qu il habite aux États Unis Naissance 3 juin 1873 Francfort sur le Main ( …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Loewi — Otto Loewi (* 3. Juni 1873 in Frankfurt am Main; † 25. Dezember 1961 in New York) war ein österreichisch/deutsch amerikanischer Pharmakologe. Für ihre Entdeckungen bei der chemischen Übertragung der Nervenimpulse erhielten er und Henry H. Dale… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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