Nobel Prizes and Laureates

Nobel Prizes and Laureates

The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1936
Sir Henry Dale, Otto Loewi

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Otto Loewi - Facts

Otto Loewi

Otto Loewi

Born: 3 June 1873, Frankfurt-on-the-Main, Germany

Died: 25 December 1961, New York, NY, USA

Affiliation at the time of the award: Graz University, Graz, Austria

Prize motivation: "for their discoveries relating to chemical transmission of nerve impulses"

Field: neurophysiology

Prize share: 1/2

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