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in Physiology or Medicine, 1901-1953

Year: 1903
Number: 81-0
   
Nominee:  
Robert Koch
M
1843
1910
prof
Institut für Infektions-Krankheiten (Robert Koch Inst. for Infectious Diseases)
Berlin
DE (GERMANY)
med 1905 »
   
Motivation: The many discoveries of his long career; especially prophylactic measures against disease and improvements in hygiene.
   
Nominator:
 
Francis Harbitz
M
prof
Kristiania (now Oslo)
Kristiania (now Oslo)
NO (NORWAY)
   
Evaluation: Yes
   
Evaluator 1:  
Carl Sundberg
M
Nominee 1: Full
   
Comment: A supplement to the evaluation of R. Koch by Carl Sundberg was made by Ernst Almquist.

University: Originally the "Königlich Preußisches Institut für Infektionskrankheiten" or "Institut für Infektions-Krankheiten",
the name was in 1912 changed to "Das Robert Koch-Institut".
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