10/07/2015 10:23 EDT | Updated 10/06/2016 05:12 EDT

Canadians Who Have Won The Nobel Prize

Most impressively, there's one for almost every field.

The illustrious list of Nobel Prize winners features the names of 18 Canadians who have claimed honours in every field for which an award is granted. These include the man who discovered today's most common diabetes treatment, the woman hailed as the master of the contemporary short story, and most recently a Nova Scotia physicist partially credited with discovering neutrino oscillations. Here is a list of Canadian laureates as documented on the official Nobel Prize website:
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