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 Crocker Manson
P. Manson: (3/5 of the Prize) Discovery of the relation of the mosquito to malaria, as its transmitting agent to man. R. Ross: (2/5 of the Prize) Experimental studies, in India and Africa, which showed the mosquito as bearer of malaria. Show »
1901 Lister Ross His discovery of the development of the malaria parasite in the body of the mosquito, an observation of immense practical and scientific importance. Show »
1901 Pavy Manson "his successful work Showing the role played by the Mosquito in connexion with the production of Malarial Fever by the transmission of the Malarial Fever parasite." Show »
1901 Poore Head The pathology of Herpes Zoster and its bearing on sensory localization (see comment). Show »
1901 Starling Langley The physiology of the sympathetic nervous system: discovery of the nicotine method of studying cell connections of sympathetic fibers; connections and function of the nerves supplying the pelvic viscera; demonstration of "axon reflexes". Show »
1901 Thane Head The pathology of Herpes Zoster and its bearing on sensory localization (see comment). Show »
1905 Duncan Castellani "Original work in discovering the relation of the Trypanosome to sleeping sickness". Show »
1906 Sandwith Ehrlich The most important discoveries in the domains of physiology and medicine. Show »
1907 Duncan Castellani "Discoverer of the trypanosoma or the cause of sleeping sickness". Show »
1907 Sandwith Ehrlich Refers to the well known work of Erhlich. Show »
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