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A.V Hill

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Allison Lagowski

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Background Info Overall Contributions Born:Bristol, England 1886
Died: June 3, 1977 Education:Trinity and Kings College, Cambridge, England
paid for school by winning multiple scholarships Notable Awards:
Nobel Prize in Physiology and Medicine in 1922
Family: Married Margaret Keynes
and had 4 children:Polly, David,
Maurice and Janet Mechanical work and heat production
in muscles Oxygen debt ARCHIBALDY OVER THE HILL Commander of the Most Excellent
Order of the British Empire VO2 Max Timeline 1907:published a paper with
Fletcher & Hopkins 1909:involved with characterization of
what became known as Michaelis-Menten kinetics 1910: started experiments on the time course of heat production in muscles 1912: showed that heat was produced both before and after a muscle contraction 1920's: research was recognized in the emerging discipline of exercise science 1922: Won Nobel Prize in Physiology and Medicine for
"discovery relating to the production of heat in muscle" Joined the British Army in 1914 1922-1924: published a series of papers on muscular exercise,lactic acid and the supply and utilization of oxygen 1924: Coined the term VO2 max and suggested 4 factors in determining VO2 max Archibald Vivian Hill GAME TIME!!!
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