Nobel Prizes and Laureates

Nobel Prizes and Laureates

The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1926
Johannes Fibiger

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Johannes Fibiger - Facts

Johannes Andreas Grib Fibiger

Johannes Andreas Grib Fibiger

Born: 23 April 1867, Silkeborg, Denmark

Died: 30 January 1928, Copenhagen, Denmark

Affiliation at the time of the award: Copenhagen University, Copenhagen, Denmark

Prize motivation: "for his discovery of the Spiroptera carcinoma"

Field: disease transmission, medical oncology, parasitology

Johannes Fibiger received his Nobel Prize one year later, in 1927.

Prize share: 1/1

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