Gerhard [ger-hahrt] , 1895–1964, German physician: declined 1939 Nobel Prize at the demand of Nazi government. Unabridged
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Domagk (German ˈdoːmak)
Gerhard (ˈɡeːrhart). 1895--1964, German biochemist: Nobel prize for medicine (1939) for isolating sulphanilamide for treating bacterial infections

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Domagk Do·magk (dō'mäk'), Gerhard. 1895-1964.

German biochemist. He won a 1939 Nobel Prize for his work on the antibacterial effect of sulfa drugs but declined the award at the instruction of the German government.

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