The Identification of Vitamin C


Title:
The Identification of Vitamin C
Creator:
Szent-Gyorgyi, Albert, 1893-1986
Date:
4 March 1938
Description:
In this brief note, Szent-Gyorgyi responded to G. C. Cox's recent account of the vitamin C priority controversy, noting that he had reported his findings to the Hungarian Medical Association well before C. G. King claimed the discovery of vitamin C.
Periodical:
Science
Publisher:
American Association for the Advancement of Science
Rights:
Reprinted with permission from Szent-Gyorgyi, Albert. "The Identification of Vitamin C." Science 87, 2253 (4 March 1938): 214-215. Copyright 1938 AAAS., Readers may view, browse, and/or download material for temporary copying purposes only, provided these uses are for noncommercial personal purposes. Except as provided by law, this material may not be further reproduced, distributed, transmitted, modified, adapted, performed, displayed, published, or sold in whole or part, without prior written permission from the publisher., and http://www.sciencemag.org/
Genre:
Articles
Subject:
Ascorbic Acid
Format:
Text
Extent:
2 pages
Relation:
Crystallized Vitamin C and Hexuronic Acid, 1937
Language:
English
Legacy Source Citation:
Periodical. Szent-Gyorgyi, Albert. "The Identification of Vitamin C." Science 87, 2253 (4 March 1938): 214-215. Article. 2 Images.. Science
Legacy ID:
WGBBJT
NLM ID:
101584924X135
Profiles Collection:
The Albert Szent-Gyorgyi Papers
Story Section:
Szeged, 1931-1947: Vitamin C, Muscles, and WWII