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

Year Nominator Nominee(s) Motivation  
1912 Lewe Finlay Work on the transmission of yellow fever. Show »
1921 de GouvÍa Chagas Research on malaria and paludism, and the discovery of Trypanozoma Cruzi. Show »
1921 de Magalhaes Manson Work in the field of tropical medicine. Show »
1946 de Moraes de Abreu Introduction of collective radiology photography, "abreuography". Show »
1946 Guimaraes de Abreu Introduction of collective radiology photography, "abreuography". Show »
1946 Monteiro de Abreu Introduction of collective radiology photography, "abreuography". Show »
1946 Porto Houssay Discovery of the physiological role of the anterior hypophysis in carbohydrate metabolism and diabetes, work on heart sounds, the relation of the kidney to hypertension, work on the adrenal glands, thymus, thyreoidea and snake venom. Show »
1946 Roxo de Abreu Introduction of collective radiology photography, "abreuography". Show »
1947 Porto Houssay Work on endocrine sekretion, role of the kidney in arterial hypertony, and work on snake venom. Show »
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