Statues - Hither & Thither

Czech Republic
Praha
Hlavní mĕsto

U nemocnice 4
(Faculty of Medicine, Charles University)

Franz Hofmeister

Praha 1850 - Würzburg 1922
Czech-German chemist, protein scientist
(Wikipedia)
Milan Knobloch
2010

Praha /  Franz Hofmeister   Praha /  Franz Hofmeister

Description

Plaque with relief portrait, signature, chemical formula and text in Czech and German, and the seal of the Charles University.

Inscription(s)

v této budovĕ působil chemik prof. franz hofmeister (1850-1922),
který předpovĕdĕl, že aminokyseliny se bílkovinách pojí peptidickou
vazbou, a který v roce 1888 navrhl lyotropní (hofmeisterovu) řady iontů:

C4H4O62- > SO42- > HPO42- > C3H5O(CO2)33- >
CH3CO2- > HCO3- > CrO42- > Cl- > NO3- > ClO3-

in diesem gebäude forschte der berühmte chemiker
prof. franz hofmeister (1850-1922), welcher die peptidbindungen
der aminosäuren in eiweissen vorhersagte und 1888 die lyotropische
(hofmeister) reihe der ionen vorschlug.

Signed (twice): m. knobloch

Annotation

Unveiled 14 October 2010.

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 50°4'25" E 14°25'23"

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