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

Year: 1901
Number: 44-0
   
Nominee 1:  
Niels R Finsen
M
1860
1904
prof
Finsen Medical Light Institute
Copenhagen
DK (DENMARK)
med 1903 »
   
Nominee 2:  
Robert Koch
M
1843
1910
prof
Institut für Infektions-Krankheiten (Robert Koch Inst. for Infectious Diseases)
Berlin
DE (GERMANY)
med 1905 »
   
Motivation: N. Finsen: Therapeutic use of concentrated light (phototherapy).
R. Koch: Work on malaria. Koch´s work will allow for the development of tropical regions.

   
Nominator:
 
Coler
Army Medical Corps (Kgl. Preussischer Gerneralstabsarzt der Armee)
Berlin
DE (GERMANY)
   
Evaluation: Yes
   
Evaluator 1:  
Salomon E Henschen
M
Nominee 1: Full
   
Comment: 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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