Show Summary Details

Page of

Printed from American National Biography. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a single article for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy and Legal Notice).

date: 10 April 2020

Benedict, Stanley Rossiterlocked

(17 March 1884–21 December 1936)
  • Stanley L. Becker

Extract

Benedict, Stanley Rossiter (17 March 1884–21 December 1936), biochemist, was born in Cincinnati, Ohio, the son of Wayland Richardson Benedict, a professor of philosophy and psychology at the University of Cincinnati, and Anne Elizabeth Kendrick, a teacher and author. As a boy, Benedict planned on medicine as a profession and entered the University of Cincinnati in 1902 with that goal in mind. Chemistry classes, however, piqued his interest, especially those with Junius F. Snell, the renowned analytical chemist who had himself worked with ...

You do not currently have access to this article

Login

Please login to access the full content.

Subscribe

Access to the full content requires a subscription