Jean Louis Lassaigne

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Jean Louis Lassaigne (1800-1859), a French chemist, carried on research in practically every area of chemistry, as well as animal physiology, toxicology, public hygiene, and industrial applications. To his credit it can be mentioned the discovery of pyrocitric acid, the pyroacids of malic acid, the alkaloid delphine, the phosphovinic acid, the synthesis of platinum iodide, the phosphate esters, etc.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)119-130
Number of pages12
JournalRevista CENIC Ciencias Biológicas
Issue number2
StatePublished - 2014


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