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  
1908 Wesbrook Smith Contributions to the biochemistry of bacteria; production of immunity by filtered bacterial cultures (hog cholera); work on Texas fever. Show »
1924 Brown Banting The discovery of insulin. Show »
1924 Geist Lorenz Work on treatment of club foot, flat foot and especially congenital dislocation of the hip. Show »
1924 Mc Clendon Banting The discovery of insulin. Show »
1924 Mc Clendon van Slyke Work on electrolytic balance in the blood. Show »
1924 Pettibone Folin Work on urine and blood analysis. Show »
1924 Rasmussen Marine Work on the prevention of simple goitre upon a large scale. Show »
1931 Fahr Minot
The application of liver and liver extracts to the treatment of pernicious anaemia. Show »
1931 Gortner Abel Work on epinephrine, vividiffusion and insulin. Show »
1931 Hirschfelder Abel
Abel: Work on epinephrine and insulin. Collip: The preparation of the active hormone of the parathyroid gland and demonstration of its mode of action and uses. Folin: Work on the quantitative determination of substances in the blood and urine. Show »
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