Corneille Heymans

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Corneille Heymans
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Born28 Mairch 1892(1892-03-28)
Ghent, Flanders, Belgium
Died18 Julie 1968(1968-07-18) (aged 76)
Knokke, Flanders, Belgium
Alma materGhent Varsity
Kent forVascular Presso- an Chemo-Receptors in Respiratory Control (bluid pressur)
AwairdsNobel Prize for Pheesiology or Medicine (1938)
Scientific career
InstitutionsGhent Varsity
Doctoral studentsPaul Janssen

Corneille Jean François Heymans (28 Mairch 1892 – 18 Julie 1968) wis a Belgian pheesiologist. He studied at the Jesuit College o Saunt Barbara an then at Ghent Varsity, whaur he obtained a doctor's degree in 1920.[1]

Heymans wan the Nobel Prize for Pheesiology or Medicine in 1938 for shawin hou bluid pressur an the oxygen content o the bluid are meisurt bi the bouk an transmittit tae the harn.

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  1. "Corneille Jean François Heymans – Biography". Nobel Media. Retrieved 2 May 2011.