In one of his first works on the topic, Szent-Gyorgyi explained why he believed that biological phenomena such as muscular
contraction cannot be described in terms of classical chemistry, but are better explained in terms of quantum mechanics, or
what he called "quantum biology."
[American Association for the Advancement of Science]
Reproduced with permission of International Union of Physiological Sciences.
Reprinted with permission from Szent-Gyorgyi, Albert, "Bioenergetics." Science 124, 3227 (2 November 1956): 873-875.
Copyright 1956 AAAS.
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