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Perutz

[per-uh ts, puh-roots] /ˈpɛr əts, pəˈruts/
noun
1.
Max Ferdinand, 1914–2002, English chemist, born in Austria: Nobel prize 1962.
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Perutz

/pəˈrʊts/
noun
1.
Max Ferdinand. 1914–2002, British biochemist, born in Austria. With J. C. Kendrew, he worked on the structure of haemoglobin and shared the Nobel prize for chemistry 1962
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m. f. perutz in Medicine

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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m. f. perutz in Science
Perutz
  (pə-rts', pěr'əts)   
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.
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