Schally, Andrew V(ictor)

born Nov. 20, 1926, Wilno, Pol.

Polish-born U.S. endocrinologist.

His family fled Poland in 1939, and he received his Ph.D. in biochemistry from McGill University in 1957. He shared a 1977 Nobel Prize for his work with Roger C.L. Guillemin and Rosalyn Yalow in isolating and synthesizing hormones produced by the hypothalamus.

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