The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1944
Joseph Erlanger, Herbert S. Gasser
Herbert Spencer Gasser
Born: 5 July 1888, Platteville, WI, USA
Died: 11 May 1963, New York, NY, USA
Affiliation at the time of the award: Rockefeller Institute for Medical Research, New York, NY, USA
Prize motivation: "for their discoveries relating to the highly differentiated functions of single nerve fibres"
Prize share: 1/2
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