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

Year Nominator Nominee(s) Motivation  
1907 Caleb Rogers Work on Kala-azar, methods of inoculation against Rinderpest (cattle plague), first experimental proof of the transmission of Surra by the bites of horse flies and investigation of snake venoms. Show »
1907 Grant Rogers Work on Kala-azar, methods of inoculation against Rinderpest (cattle plague), first experimental proof of the transmission of Surra by the bites of horse flies and investigation of snake venoms. Show »
1917 Ross Rogers Work on the treatment of tropical diseases, especially the treatment of cholera by hypertonic saline transfusions, and the treatment of amoebic dysentery by various salts of emetine. Show »
1929 Ghosh Brahmachari Discovered ureastibamine (antimonial compound for treatment of kalaazar) and a new disease, post-kalaazar dermal leishmanoid. Show »
1929 Knowles Rogers Work on intestinal amoebiasis and ameobic (tropical) abcess of the liver; treatment of cholera with hypertonic saline/alkaline solutions; treatment of Kala-Azar with antimony tartrate; methods for treatment of leprosy. Show »
1929 Megaw Rogers Work on intestinal amoebiasis and ameobic (tropical) abcess of the liver; treatment of cholera with hypertonic saline/alkaline solutions; treatment of Kala-Azar with antimony tartrate; methods for treatment of leprosy. Show »
1930 Galli-Valerio Rogers The treatment of amoebic dysentery with emetin and leprosy by means of derivatives of chaulmoogra oil. Show »
1931 Hirschfelder Harington
Heiser
Rogers
Harington: The synthesis of thyroxin and proof of its chemical structure. Heiser and Rogers: The treatment and cure of leprosy by means of derivatives of chaulmoogra oil. Show »
1934 Coppinger Rogers The cure of amoebic dysentery with emetine, work on the treatment of cholera and leprosy. Show »
1935 Galli-Valerio Rogers
Schulemann
Rogers: Work on treatment of lepra. Schulemann: Work on plasmoquinine and atebrin. Show »
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