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The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1944
Joseph Erlanger, Herbert S. Gasser

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Joseph Erlanger - Facts

Joseph Erlanger

Joseph Erlanger

Born: 5 January 1874, San Francisco, CA, USA

Died: 5 December 1965, St. Louis, MO, USA

Affiliation at the time of the award: Washington University, St. Louis, MO, USA

Prize motivation: "for their discoveries relating to the highly differentiated functions of single nerve fibres"

Field: neurophysiology

Prize share: 1/2

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