Adolf Windaus

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Noun1.Adolf Windaus - German chemist who studied steroids and cholesterol and discovered histamine (1876-1959)
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3 In the early 20th century the healing power of sunshine was established and subse- quently the chemical structure of vitamin D was identified by Adolf Windaus in 1930.