Bioenergetics


Title:
Bioenergetics
Creator:
Szent-Gyorgyi, Albert, 1893-1986
Date:
2 November 1956
Description:
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."
Periodical:
Science
Publisher:
American Association for the Advancement of Science
Rights:
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., 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
Lectures
Subject:
Muscle Contraction
Format:
Text
Extent:
3 pages
Language:
English
Legacy Source Citation:
Periodical. Szent-Gyorgyi, Albert. "Bioenergetics." Science 124, 3227 (2 November 1956): 873-875. Article. Lecture. 3 Images.. Science
Legacy ID:
WGBBJW
NLM ID:
101584924X136
Profiles Collection:
The Albert Szent-Gyorgyi Papers
Story Section:
The Institute for Muscle Research, 1947-1972