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…The method of Martin and Synge, in different forms, has already found extensive application in all branches of chemistry and important discoveries have been made with it. New and interesting substances have been traced and isolated with its help. Metabolic pathways in the organism can be studied and formerly unknown intermediary products identified. This has been done, for example, with studies of the way in which the green leaves of plants build up starch out of the carbon dioxide of the air. With Martin and Synge's method, Calvin and his co-workers in Berkeley have been able to identify some of the most important links in this process, perhaps the most important chemical reaction on our planet…

Prof. Tiselius, presentazione al Nobel, 1952

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