Reference numberEC/1930/05
Previous numbersCert XIV, 83; A02066
TitleDudley, Harold Ward: certificate of election to the Royal Society
CitationCo-editor of the Bio-chemical Journal. Distinguished for his researches in biochemistry; determined the constitution of spermine and synthesised this substance (with O Rosenheim and W W Starling); greatly improved the methods for preparing insulin; carried out an important investigation on the active principles of the pituitiary; made (largely with H D Dakin) numerous contributions to the chemistry of proteins and amino-acids, and to our knowledge of intermediate metabolism; first detected (with E Woodman) the nature of the chemical difference between corresponding proteins from allied species.
ProposersGeorge Barger; Henry Drysdale Dakin; F Gowland Hopkins; W E Dixon; J B Cohen; W M Fletcher; E P Cathcart; G Dreyer; C J Martin; Arthur Harden; C Lovatt Evans; J J R Macleod; C S Sherrington; A B Macallum
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Dudley, Harold Ward: certificate of election to the Royal Society

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NA1140Dudley; Harold Ward (1887 - 1935)1887 - 1935
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