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Christiaan Eijkman
Christiaan Eijkman
BornAugust 11, 1858
Nijkerk, Netherlands
DiedNovember 5, 1930
Utrecht, Netherlands
FieldsTropical diseases
Alma materUniversity of Amsterdam
Notable awardsNobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (1929)

Christiaan Eijkman (August 11, 1858 - November 5, 1930) was a Dutch doctor.[1] He won the 1929 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, along with Sir Frederick Hopkins, for the discovery of vitamins

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