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HARDEN, Arthur Sir FRS

Forenames: Arthur

Last name: HARDEN

Titles and Honours: Sir FRS

Date of birth: 1865-01-01

Date of death: 1940-01-01

Date of Election: 1896-04-14

Honorary Member? No

Obituaries: Times 18 Jun 1940

Present in the Dictionary of National Biography? Yes


"On new forms of stereometers" (1891, ser 4 vol 4,pp 301-313) with W W H Gee; "The composition of some ancient iron implements and a bronze found at Thebes" (1896-7, vol 41, pp xiv pp1-3); "John Dalton's lectures and lecture illustrations (Parts 1 and 2 with W W H Gee), (Part 3 with H F Coward) (1914 - 15, vol 59, pp 1 -66); "Bio-chemical method" (1922, vol P66, p12) amongst others

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1888 Lecturer in chemistry at M'cr Univ, 1897 chemist to Lister Institute, 1907-30, Head of new dept of biochemistry, 1935, Davy Medal, 1929 Nobel Laureate for his biochemical studies under Cohen, work upon bacterial metabolism. For 25 yrs, joint editor of "Biochemical Journal"

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