An Interactive Annotated World Bibliography of Printed and Digital Works in the History of Medicine and the Life Sciences from Circa 2000 BCE to 2022 by Fielding H. Garrison (1870-1935), Leslie T. Morton (1907-2004), and Jeremy M. Norman (1945- ) Traditionally Known as “Garrison-Morton”

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CORI, Carl Ferdinand

2 entries
  • 12327

Glycogen formation in the liver from d- and 1-lactic acid.

J. biol. Chem., 81, 389-403, 1929.

The Cori cycle (also known as the lactic acid cycle), a metabolic pathway in which lactate produced by anaerobic glycolysis in muscles is transported to the liver and converted to glucose, which then returns to the muscles and is cyclically metabolized back to lactate.



Subjects: BIOCHEMISTRY › Metabolism, WOMEN, Publications by › Years 1900 - 1999
  • 751.4

Enzymatic reactions in carbohydrate metabolism.

Harvey Lect. (1945-46), 41, 253-72, 1947.

In 1947 Carl Cori and his wife Gerty Cori (1896-1957) shared the Nobel Prize (with Houssay) “for their discovery of the course of the catalytic conversion of glycogen.”  They are more often remembered for the Cori cycle (see No. 12327).



Subjects: BIOCHEMISTRY › Metabolism, NOBEL PRIZES › Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine