Lists of Nobel Prizes and Laureates

Lists of Nobel Prizes and Laureates

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

Year Nominator Nominee(s) Motivation  
1901 Bowditch Grassi
For their work in elucidating the cause of malaria. Show »
1901 Bowditch Manson
For their work in elucidating the cause of malaria. Show »
1901 Münsterberg Loeb Work on the effects of electric stimulation, and the importance of ions for nerve and muscle function and parthenogenesis; importance of the nucleus for oxidation in the cell; developmental physiology; work on the nervous system. Show »
1904 Rotch Ehrlich No motivation given. Show »
1904 Wright Ehrlich Work on the nature of immunity to infectious disease and related subjects. Regarded as "unquestionably the greatest contribution to medicine since the discovery of the tubercle bacillus". Show »
1908 Tyrade Mechnikov In recognition of his studies of infectious disease, and his contributions to science in general. Show »
1908 White Neisser "for his self-sacrificing and all important investigations upon the nature of and immunization against syphilis as carried on by him upon the anthropod apes in the orient". Show »
1913 Christian Smith Work on the nature, causation and prevention of Texas or Southern Cattle Fever. Show »
1913 Rosenau Smith Work upon Texas fever, which he showed to be transmitted through the tick. Show »
1913 Shattuck Smith Work on causation and prevention of Texas Cattle Fever. Show »
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