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Birk-Yehudith_small - still image

Birk-Yehudith_small - still image

Yehudith Birk was awarded the 1998 Israel Prize for her research on nutritional biochemistry, which has increased our understanding of the anti-cancer properties of legume proteins, including such Israeli favorites as soy and humus.

Institution: Yehudith Birk

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