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Eduard Buchner
Born (1860-05-20)20 May 1860
Munich, German Confederation
Died 13 August 1917(1917-08-13) (aged 57)
Munich, German Empire
Nationality Germany
Fields Biochemistry
Institutions University of Berlin
University of Munich
Alma mater University of Munich
Doctoral advisor Otto Fischer,
Adolf von Baeyer
Known for Mannich reaction
Notable awards Nobel Prize in Chemistry (1907)

As is known, the sugar molecule as it passes through lactic acid can easily be split by purely chemical means.
Eduard Buchner
We allowed ourselves to become particularly interested in research into the appearance of intermediate products of sugar decomposition during cell-free fermentation.
Eduard Buchner
We are seeing the cells of plants and animals more and more clearly as chemical factories, where the various products are manufactured in separate workshops.
Eduard Buchner
If fruit juices or sugar solutions are left to stand in the open air, they show after a few days the processes which are covered by the name of fermentation phenomena.
Eduard Buchner