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Nobel Prizes 1938

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Enrico Fermi

"for his demonstrations of the existence of new radioactive elements produced by neutron irradiation, and for his related discovery of nuclear reactions brought about by slow neutrons"

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Richard Kuhn

"for his work on carotenoids and vitamins"

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Corneille Jean François Heymans

"for the discovery of the role played by the sinus and aortic mechanisms in the regulation of respiration"

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Pearl Buck

"for her rich and truly epic descriptions of peasant life in China and for her biographical masterpieces"

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