Hitchings
biographical name George Herbert 1905-1998 American biochemist

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  • Hitchings — Hitchings, George H …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Hitchings —   [ hɪtʃɪȖs], George Herbert, amerikanischer Biochemiker, * Hoquiam (Washington) 18. 4. 1905, ✝ Chapel Hill (N. C.) 27. 2. 1998; war v. a. in der chemotherapeutischen Forschung der Pharmaindustrie tätig. Für die Erarbeitung von Methoden,… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Hitchings — George Herbert Hitchings (* 18. April 1905 in Hoquiam, Washington; † 27. Februar 1998, Chapel Hill, North Carolina) war ein amerikanischer Biochemiker. Er war lange Zeit als Forschungs Direktor der Burroughs Wellcome Company tätig. 1988 erhielt… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Hitchings — noun United States biochemist noted for developing drugs to treat leukemia and gout (1905 1998) • Syn: ↑George Herbert Hitchings • Instance Hypernyms: ↑biochemist …   Useful english dictionary

  • Hitchings, George Herbert — born April 18, 1905, Hoquiam, Wash., U.S. died Feb. 27, 1998, Chapel Hill, N.C. U.S. pharmacologist. He earned a Ph.D. from Harvard University. Over nearly 40 years, he and Gertrude Elion designed a variety of new drugs that work by interfering… …   Universalium

  • Hitchings , George Herbert — (1905–1998) American pharmacologist Hitchings, the son of a naval architect, was born in Hoquiam, Washington, and educated at the University of Washington and at Harvard where he obtained his PhD in 1933 and where he taught until 1939. He then… …   Scientists

  • Hitchings,George Herbert — Hitch·ings (hĭchʹĭngz), George Herbert. 1905 1998. American biochemist. He shared a 1988 Nobel Prize for developing drugs to treat leukemia and gout. * * * …   Universalium

  • Hitchings, George H. — ► (1905 1998) Bioquímico estadounidense. Fue premio Nobel de Medicina y Fisiología en 1988, compartido con James W. Black y Gertrude B. Elion, por el descubrimiento de importantes principios de terapéutica médica …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Hitchings, George Herbert — (18 abr. 1905, Hoquiam, Wash., EE.UU.–27 feb. 1998, Chapel Hill, N.C.). Farmacólogo estadounidense. Obtuvo su Ph.D. en la Universidad Harvard. Por casi 40 años, él y Gertrude Elion, diseñaron una variedad de drogas nuevas que operan… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • ХИ́ТЧИНГС (Hitchings) Джордж Херберт — (Hitchings) Джордж Херберт (р. 1905), амер. биохимик и фармаколог. Тр. по химии пиримидиновых систем, антиметаболитов нуклеиновых к т, химиотерапии опухолей, созданию антибактериальных и иммунодепрессивных препаратов. Ноб. пр. (1988; совм. с Дж.… …   Биографический словарь

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