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Otto Heinrich Warburg (8 October 1883 – 1 August 1970), son o pheesicist Emil Warburg, wis a German pheesiologist, medical doctor, an Nobel laureate.

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Otto Heinrich Warburg
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Otto Heinrich Warburg
Born 8 October 1883(1883-10-08)
Freiburg, Baden, German Empire
Died 1 August 1970(1970-08-01) (aged 86)
Berlin, Wast Germany
Naitionality German
Alma mater Varsity o Berlin
Varsity o Heidelberg
Kent for Pathogenesis o cancer
Warburg effect
Awairds Airn Cross 1st cless (1918)
Nobel Prize in Pheesiology or Medicine (1931)[1]
Pour le Mérite (Ceevil Cless) (1952)
Foreign Member o the Ryal Society[2]
Scientific career
Fields Cell biology
Institutions Kaiser Wilhelm Institute for Biology
Doctoral advisor Emil Fischer
Ludolf von Krehl


  1., The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1931 accessed April 20, 2007
  2. Krebs, H. A. (1972). "Otto Heinrich Warburg 1883-1970". Biographical Memoirs of Fellows of the Royal Society. 18: 628–699. doi:10.1098/rsbm.1972.0023.