Carl Ferdinand Cori
Cori came from an old Austrian family of scholars, was the son of the zoologist Carl Isidor Cori and attended high school in the then Austrian city of Trieste from 1904 to 1914 . He studied at the German University in Prague from 1915 to 1920, received his doctorate there in 1920 and, after completing his studies, worked as an assistant to Otto Loewi at the University of Vienna and also in Graz . In 1922 he emigrated to the USA , where he worked in St. Louis and Boston .
- 1946: Albert Lasker Award for Basic Medical Research
- 1955: Banting Medal of the American Diabetes Association
- 1959: Austrian Decoration of Honor for Science and Art
- 2000: Naming of an asteroid after him and his wife - (6175) Cori
- Carl F. Cori , in: Internationales Biographisches Archiv 08/1985 of February 11, 1985, in the Munzinger archive ( beginning of article freely available)
- Information from the Nobel Foundation on the award ceremony for Carl Ferdinand Cori in 1947
- Biography in the Austria forum
- Entry to Cori; Carl Ferdinand (1896-1984) in the Archives of the Royal Society , London
- Michael Sachs: Cori, Carl Ferdinand. In: Werner E. Gerabek , Bernhard D. Haage, Gundolf Keil , Wolfgang Wegner (eds.): Enzyklopädie Medizingeschichte. De Gruyter, Berlin / New York 2005, ISBN 3-11-015714-4 , p. 272 f.
- Member History: Carl F. Cori. American Philosophical Society, accessed June 28, 2018 .
- Members of the American Academy. Listed by election year, 1900-1949 ( PDF ). Retrieved October 11, 2015
|SURNAME||Cori, Carl Ferdinand|
|BRIEF DESCRIPTION||Austrian-American doctor, Nobel Prize winner|
|DATE OF BIRTH||December 5, 1896|
|PLACE OF BIRTH||Prague|
|DATE OF DEATH||20th October 1984|
|Place of death||Cambridge, Massachusetts|