Lists of Nobel Prizes and Laureates

Lists of Nobel Prizes and Laureates

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

Year Nominator Nominee(s) Motivation  
1915 Nocher Abderhalden Work on physiological chemistry and "abwehrfermente". Show »
1917 Kocher Czerny
Czerny: Work on surgery. Cushing: Work on the pituitary gland. Halsted: Work on the parathyroid gland. Show »
1920 Asher Loeb Work on artificial parthenogenesis, the biological role of ions and work on tropisms. Show »
1920 Sobernheim von Wassermann The "Wassermann reaction". Show »
1928 Asher Thunberg
T. Thunberg: Work on oxidative processes in tissue, and in general in intact organisms. O. Warburg: Studies of the metabolism of cancer cells and of oxidative processes in general. Show »
1933 Asher Cushing
Cushing: Work in the area of neurosurgery, especially the publications "Intracranial tumors" and "The posterior pituitary hormone and the parasympathetic nervous sytem". Lapicque: Work on chronaxy. Show »
1933 Bürgi Meyer Work on the lipoid theory. Show »
1933 de Quervain Cushing
Cushing: The work "Intracranial tumors". Rollier: Work on the therapeutic effect of sunlight, especially in the treatment of surgical tuberculosis. Show »
1933 Wegelin Morgan Work on the physical basis of inheritance. Show »
1938 Bürgi Leriche Work on vessel surgery. Show »
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