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Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, 1901-1953

Year Nominator Nominee(s) Motivation  
1923 Paton Sherrington Work on the spinal nerve roots, spinal reflex action, tonic and phasic systems of innervation, the integrative action of the nervous system, the functions of the cerebral cortex and cerebral localization. Show »
1931 Findlay Hess Work on UV-radiation and the anti rickets effect of certain substances. Show »
1938 Dunn Richards Work on the physiology of the kidneys. Show »
1950 Davidson Peters Work on dimercaptopropanol and its importance in protection against poisoning by certain metals. Show »
1950 Illingworth Blalock
Taussig
Work on the congenital abnormalities of the heart . Show »
1950 Illingworth Kendall
Hench
E Kendall: For his notable contributions to biochemistry, culminating in the joint discovery (with PS Hench)of the value of cortisone in the treatment of rheumatism. P Hench: For is studies of the rheumatic disorders. Show »
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