Lists of Nobel Prizes and Laureates

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

Year Nominator Nominee(s) Motivation  
1904 Hegar Sellheim Work in the fields of obstetrics and gynecology. Show »
1913 Wiedersheim von Kries Work on the organ of sight. Show »
1917 Aschoff von Kries
von Kries: Work on physiological ophthalmology. Krönig: X-ray treatment of malignant cancer. Meyer: Work on narcosis. Show »
1917 Matthes Aschoff
von Krehl
Aschoff: Hering: Work on sensory physiology in particular. von Krehl: Internal medicine issues from the biological view of pathophysiology. Show »
1917 Matthes Krönig
von Müller
Krönig: X-ray treatment of malignant cancer. von Müller: Internal medicine issues from the biological view of pathological physiology. Rubner: Work on nutrition and metabolism. Show »
1920 Aschoff Einthoven
Einthoven: The introduction of the string galvanometer. Langley: The foundation of the modern sympathicus research. Lexer: Work on surgery. Show »
1920 de la Camp von Kries
von Kries: Work in the field of sensory physiology. Roux: Work on the biological role of functional adaption. Show »
1920 von Schjerning Aschoff Work on constitutional and infectious diseases and the normal nature of organs. Show »
1920 Wiedersheim von Kries Work on physiological optics, general nerve and muscle physiology, tachography and cardiac activity. Show »
1923 Naegeli Aschoff Clinical pathological studies, work on general pathology and the heart. Show »
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