Definition of Euler-Chelpin, Hans von in English:

Euler-Chelpin, Hans von

proper noun

  • (1873–1964), German-born Swedish biochemist; full name Hans Karl August Simon von Euler-Chelpin. He worked mainly on enzymes and vitamins, and explained the role of enzymes in the alcoholic fermentation of sugar. Nobel Prize for Chemistry (1929).

Pronunciation

Euler-Chelpin, Hans von

/ˌɔɪləˈkɛlpɪn/