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

Year Nominator Nominee(s) Motivation  
1903 Ross Durham
Gruber
"for their conjoint discovery of the agglutinating effect of `immunune´ sera upon the kinds of bacteria employed in producung the immunity". Show »
1905 Ross Carter
Finlay
Work on the etiology and prophylaxis of yellow fever. Show »
1905 Ross Finlay
Carter
Work on the etiology and prophylaxis of yellow fever (see comment). Show »
1906 Caton Sherrington Researches on the physiology of the nervous system, the physiology of spinal reflexes, reciprocal innervation and spinal conduction, and researches on the dosage of chloroform for the isolated mammalian heart. Show »
1906 Paterson Beard The discovery of the existence in lower vertebrates of an independent nervous system which arises and is functional during earlier embryonic stages, the discovery of the true nature of the thymus gland, demonstration of the direct morphological continuity of the germ cells of vertebrate animals. Show »
1906 Ross Laveran The discovery of the parasite of malaria and work on trypanosomiasis. Show »
1907 Ross Haffkine First to implement the method of immunity by injection of dead cultures, in vaccines against cholera and plague. Show »
1907 Wakelin Barratt Wright Research "in connection with active immunization particularly in connection with tuberculosis and typhoid". Show »
1908 Ross Bruce Work on Nagana, sleeping-sickness and Malta Fever. Show »
1909 Ross Sherrington Work on the central nervous system. Show »
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