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George Barger

George Barger FRS FRSE FCS LLD (4 April 1878 – 5 January 1939) was a British chemist.

Life[edit]

He was born to an English mother, Eleanor Higginbotham, and Gerrit Barger, a Dutch engineer in Manchester, England.[1]

He was educated at Utrecht and The Hague High School and King's College, Cambridge.[2] His main work focused on the study of alkaloids and investigations of simple nitrogenous compounds of biological importance. Barger identified tyramine as one of the compounds responsible for the biological activity of ergot extracts. He also made significant contributions to the synthesis of thyroxine.[3] and vitamin B1

In 1936 and 1937 he worked with Joseph John Blackie searching for materials for research.[4]

Barger was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society in May, 1919 and awarded their Davy Medal in 1938.[5][5][6]

Barger was married to Florence Emily Thomas in 1904 and had two sons and one daughter.

He died at Aeschi, Switzerland.

Positions[edit]

Publications[edit]

  • Some Applications of Organic Chemistry to Biology and Chemistry (1930)
  • Organic Chemistry for Medical Students (1932)[7]

References[edit]

Bibliography[edit]

  • Britons discover synthetic thyroxin, T.R. Ybarra, New York Times, Sunday 12 December 1927

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Napa Valley Register
Sat, 28 Jun 2014 19:14:31 -0700

He also leaves behind his siblings: Leonard B. George, Jr. of Yountville, Frances George Barger of The Woodlands, Texas; and was preceded in death in 2013 by his brother, William J. George, of Clemmons, North Carolina. During the Korean Conflict, ...
 
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Fri, 20 Jun 2014 21:41:15 -0700

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Tue, 10 Dec 2013 09:43:09 -0800

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