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The President's National Medal of Science: Recipient Details

H. A. Barker

Title: Professor of Biochemistry
Affiliation:   University of California, Berkeley
    Berkeley, California USA
Gender:   Male

Year Deceased:   2000
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Award Discipline:   Biological Sciences
Award Year:   1968
Citation:   "For his profound study of the chemical activities of microorgqanisms, including the unraveling of fatty acid metabolism and the discovery of the active coenzyme form of vitamin B12."
    Presented by President Johnson at a White House ceremony on January 17, 1969.


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