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Lists of Nobel Prizes and Laureates

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

Year Nominator Nominee(s) Motivation  
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 »
1912 Ross Looss Life-long studies on parasitology and discovery of the route of entry of Ankylostoma duodenale into the human body. Show »
1914 Paterson Hunter Investigations in haemolysis, pernicious and septic anaemias and oral sepsis. Show »
1922 Macdonald Sherrington Work on the functions of the central nervous system. Show »
1932 Dible Sherrington Work on the mechanism of action of the central nervous system. Show »
1932 Macdonald Sherrington Work on the central nervous system and central excitatory and inhibitory states. Show »
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