Christiaan Eijkman Biography

Christiaan Eijkman was a Dutch physician and professor of physiology whose demonstration that beriberi is caused by poor diet led to the discovery of vitamins. Together with Sir Frederick Hopkins, he received the Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine. Source: Wikipedia

Biography Snapshot
Name:
Christiaan Eijkman
Nationality:
Netherlands
Profession:
Physician
Date of Birth:
August 11, 1858
Astrological Sign:
Leo
Date of Death:
November 5, 1930
Age at Death:
72
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