Perutz Per·utz (pə-rōōts', pěr'əts), Max Ferdinand. Born 1914.
Austrian-born English biochemist. He shared a 1962 Nobel Prize for determining the molecular structure of blood components.
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Austrian-born British biochemist who determined the structure of hemoglobin, demonstrating that it is composed of four chains of molecules. For this work he shared with John Kendrew the 1962 Nobel Prize for chemistry.