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  
1924 Brown Banting The discovery of insulin. Show »
1924 Geist Lorenz Work on treatment of club foot, flat foot and especially congenital dislocation of the hip. Show »
1924 Mc Clendon Banting The discovery of insulin. Show »
1924 Mc Clendon van Slyke Work on electrolytic balance in the blood. Show »
1924 Pettibone Folin Work on urine and blood analysis. Show »
1924 Rasmussen Marine Work on the prevention of simple goitre upon a large scale. Show »
1930 Kendall Cannon Work on the physiology of the ductless glands and nervous system, the action of sympathetic nerves, the function of the suprarenal medulla and the action of epinephrine. Show »
1930 Mayo Abel
Abel: Work on the introduction of epinephrine and the crystallization of insulin. Minot and Whipple: Work on liver feeding in pernicious anemia. Show »
1931 Fahr Minot
The application of liver and liver extracts to the treatment of pernicious anaemia. Show »
1931 Gortner Abel Work on epinephrine, vividiffusion and insulin. Show »
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