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John Northrop Ph.D.

John Northrop Ph.D.

The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1946
Co-Nobelist James B. Sumner, Wendell M. Stanley


A Biographical Memoir by Roger M. Herriott. National Academy of Sciences. Bio 21 pages; total 30 pages.

Drawing: Newton Llorente

Name: John Howard Northrop
Birth: 5 July 1891, Yonkers, NY, USA
Death: 27 May 1987, Wickenberg, AZ, USA
Institution: Rockefeller Institute for Medical Research, Princeton, NJ, USA
Award: "for their preparation of enzymes and virus proteins in a pure form"
Subject: biochemistry
Portion of Cash: 1/3