Macromolecules and Enzymes: The Geneva Heritage from Kurt H. Meyer and Edmond H. Fischer


  • Edmond H. Fischer
  • Alfred Piguet



α-amylase, Fischer, E. h. nobel laureate in 1992, Meyer, k. h, Phosphorylase, Phosphorylation, University of geneva


On the 26th May 2009, Edmond Fischer, winner with Ed Krebs of the Nobel prize in physiology or medicine in 1992, and his colleague at the time of his research activities at the Ecole de chimie of the University of Geneva, Alfred Piguet, met with Andreas Hauser, Claude Piguet and Howard Riezman of the Section de chimie et biochimie of the University of Geneva to talk about how they became scientists under the impetus of Kurt H. Meyer and what became of them thereafter.




How to Cite

E. H. Fischer, A. Piguet, Chimia 2009, 63, 835, DOI: 10.2533/chimia.2009.835.