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

Year: 1901
Number: 49-0
   
Nominee 1:  
Santiago Ramon y Cajàl
M
1852
1934
prof histology
Madrid
Madrid
ES (SPAIN)
med 1906 »
   
Nominee 2:  
Albert von Koelliker
M
1817
prof anatomy
Würzburg
Würzburg
DE (GERMANY)
   
Nominee 3:  
Wilhelm His
M
prof anatomy
Leipzig
Leipzig
DE (GERMANY)
   
Motivation: S. Ramon y Cajàl: Work on the fine structure of the spinal column; pioneering work on the structure of the brain in the vision and motor regions.
A. von Koelliker: One of the great names in anatomy; his work on the fine structure of the nervous system.
W. His: Second choice. Work in embryology, especially on the neuroblast, and the structure of the protoplasm.

   
Nominator:
 
Gustaf Retzius
M
former prof
Karolinska Institutet
Stockholm
SE (SWEDEN)
   
Evaluation: Yes
   
Evaluator 1:  
Erik Müller
M
Nominee 1: Full
   
Comment: Evaluation included C. Golgi, and was corroborated by S. E. Henschen.
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