Hsien Wu 吳憲

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Hsien Wu

Chinese: 吳憲 (陶民)
Birthdate:
Birthplace: 福州
Death: Died in Boston, MA, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of 繼籛 吳 and 蓉孚 梁
Husband of Daisy Yen Wu 吳嚴彩韻
Father of Evelyn Nelson; Dorothea Wu; Ray J. Wu 吳瑞; <private> Wu and <private> Wu
Brother of 鐸 吳

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About Hsien Wu 吳憲

Wu Hsien, internationally known biochemist who between 1917 and 1920, with Otto Folin of Harvard University, developed the Folin-Wu method of blood analysis. Wu's research interests were primarily in protein chemistry and nutrition. He was also known for his contribution to modern medical education in China as head of the department of biochemistry at Peking Union Medical College (1924-41).

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Hsien Wu 吳憲's Timeline

1893
1893
福州
1925
1925
Age 32
1927
1927
Age 34
1928
1928
Age 35
Beijing, Beijing, China
1959
August 8, 1959
Age 66
Boston, MA, USA