Daily Archives: October 21, 2017


Hans von Euler-Chelpin
November 6 marks the passing of Swedish biochemist, Hans von Euler-Chelpin. He was awarded the 1929 Nobel Prize in Chemistry with Arthur Harden for their investigations into the process of fermentation and yeast enzymes. Brewers use yeast to convert glucose (sugar) into carbon dioxide and ethyl alcohol. People have been […]

Today in Science History – November 6 – Hans von ...