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The Nomination Database for the
Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, 1901-1953

Year Nominator Nominee(s) Motivation  
1940 Bello Houssay
Roffo
B. Houssay: Influence of glands of internal secretion on control of carbohydrate storage and utilization; especially the physiological importance of the pituitary gland for carbohydrate metabolism. A. Roffo: clinical and experimental studies on cancer. Show »
1943 Best Houssay Influence of glands of internal secretion on control of carbohydrate storage and utilization; especially the physiological importance of the pituitary gland for carbohydrate metabolism. Show »
1943 Bianchi Houssay
Gasser
H. Gasser: Studies on action potentials in the nervous system. B. Houssay: Physiological importance of the pituitary gland for carbohydrate metabolism. Show »
1943 Bouckaert Houssay Influence of glands of internal secretion on control of carbohydrate storage and utilization; especially the physiological importance of the pituitary gland for carbohydrate metabolism. Show »
1943 Cannon Erlanger
Gasser
Houssay
H. Gasser & J. Erlanger: Relationship between fibro-size and nerve function. B. Houssay: Studies concerning high blood pressure. Show »
1943 Heymans Dam
Hess
Houssay
H.Dam: Discovery of vitamin K. W.Hess: Studies on the function of the hypothalamus. B.Houssay: Physiological importance of the pituitary gland for carbohydrate metabolism. Show »
1943 Rodriguez Houssay Influence of glands of internal secretion on control of carbohydrate storage and utilization; especially the physiological importance of the pituitary gland for carbohydrate metabolism. Show »
1944 Cannon Houssay
Dubos
B. Houssay: Influence of glands of internal secretion on control of carbohydrate storage and utilization; especially the physiological importance of the pituitary gland for carbohydrate metabolism. R. Dubos: Demonstrated that soil bacteria can destroy pathogenic bacteria. Show »
1946 Bouckaert Houssay Physiological role of the anterior hypophysis in diabetes. Show »
1946 Evans Houssay Discovery of the physiological role of the anterior hypophysis in carbohydrate metabolism and diabetes, work on heart sounds, and the relation of the kidney to hypertension. Show »
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