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1943 - Marie Krogh dies

Marie Krogh dies of cancer at 69 years old at the family home at the Rockefeller Institute for Medical Research in Copenhagen. During her lifetime, her children are unaware that she has diabetes, even though she takes insulin up to four times daily. She carries out considerable scientific research, becomes a member of the Danish Academy of the Technical Sciences and wins the Tagea Brandt Travel Scholarship in 1930.