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Folkers, Karl, 1906-1997

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  • Fuller Name

    • Karl August
  • Variants

    • Folkers, K., 1906-1997
    • Folkers, Karl August
    • Folkers, Karl August, 1906-1997
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1906-09-01
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1997-12-07
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 1934
        • Affiliation End: 1963
        • Organization: (naf) Merck & Co.
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    • Has Affiliation

    • Birth Place

        Decatur (Ill.)
    • Death Place

        New London (N.H.)
    • Associated Locale

        United States
    • Associated Locale

        Rahway (N.J.)
    • Associated Locale

        Stanford (Calif.)
    • Associated Locale

        New London (N.H.)
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  • Earlier Established Forms

    • Folkers, Karl August
  • Sources

    • found: International Symposium on Coenzyme Q. Biomedical and clinical aspects of coenzyme Q, 1980- :v. 3, t.p. (K. Folkers)
    • found: LCCN 63-22568: Wagner, A.F. Vitamins and coenzymes, 1964(hdg.: Folkers, Karl August; usage: Karl Folkers)
    • found: Argus-Champion, Dec. 17, 1997p. 8 (Dr. Karl A. Folkers, d. Dec. 9, 1997; b. Sept. 1, 1906)
    • found: OCLC, April 25, 2017(access points: Folkers, K.; Folkers, K. (Karl); Folkers, K. (Karl August); Folkers, Karl; Folkers, Karl A.; Folkers, Karl August; Folkers, Karl August, 1906- ; Folkers, Karl August, 1906-1997; usage: K. Folkers; Karl Folkers; Dr. Karl Folkers; Dr. Karl A. Folkers; Karl August Folkers)
    • found: Journal of nutrition, September 1, 2001, viewed online April 25, 2017:pages 2227-2229 (Karl August Folkers (1906-1997); one of the most imaginative and productive organic chemists who worked in the field of biological chemistry during the past century; most of his major contributions were made during the period in which he was associated with the Merck Company in Rahway, New Jersey beginning in 1934; born in Decatur, Illinois on September 1, 1906; in 1963, Folkers resigned his position as Vice-President for Explorative Research to which he had been promoted in 1962 to accept a position as President and Chief Executive Officer of the Stanford Research Institute (SRI) with a courtesy appointment as Professor of Chemistry at Stanford University; in 1968, he resigned from his appointments at the SRI to accept a position at the University of Texas as Professor of Chemistry and Director of a newly created Institute for Biomedical Research; died in New London, NH on December 7, 1997; buried in New London) -
    • found: Wikipedia, April 25, 2017(Karl August Folkers (September 1, 1906-December 7, 1997) was an American biochemist who made major contributions to the isolation and identification of bioactive natural products; career was mainly spent at Merck)
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    • 1981-12-15: new
    • 2017-04-26: revised
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