Minkowski, Oskar

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Minkowski,

(Minkowsky), Oskar, German physician, 1858-1931.
Minkowski-Chauffard syndrome - familial blood disorder; autosomal dominant trait.
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The function of these cells in glucose metabolism was not defined until about twenty years later in 1889 when Oskar Minkowski and Joseph von Mering demonstrated that pancre-atomized dogs developed features similar to patients with diabetes mellitus.