Nobel Prizes and Laureates

Nobel Prizes and Laureates

The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1909
Theodor Kocher

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Theodor Kocher - Facts

Emil Theodor Kocher

Emil Theodor Kocher

Born: 25 August 1841, Berne, Switzerland

Died: 27 July 1917, Berne, Switzerland

Affiliation at the time of the award: Berne University, Berne, Switzerland

Prize motivation: "for his work on the physiology, pathology and surgery of the thyroid gland"

Field: endocrinology, physiology, surgery

Prize share: 1/1

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