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Corneille Heymans

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Corneille Heymans
Born March 28, 1892
Ghent, Belgium
Died July 18, 1968
Nationality Belgian
Fields Medicine, Pharmacology
Institutions University of Ghent
Alma mater University of Ghent
Notable awards Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (1938)

Corneille Jean François Heymans (March 28, 1892 - July 18, 1968) was an Belgian doctor.[1] He won the 1938 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, for his discoveries about how breathing is regulated.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Biography of Corneille Heymans". The Nobel Foundation. Retrieved 2009-01-05. 
  2. "The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1938". The Nobel Foundation. Retrieved 2009-12-21.