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

Year Nominator Nominee(s) Motivation  
1901 Coler Finsen
Koch
N. Finsen: Therapeutic use of concentrated light (phototherapy). R. Koch: Work on malaria. Koch´s work will allow for the development of tropical regions. Show »
1901 Flemming Holmgren
Broman
E. Holmgren: Anatomical studies of the fine structure of the nervous system (see comment). I. Broman: Work on the composition and structure of the Batrach sperm (see comment). Show »
1901 Gerhardt Engelmann Physiology of the nervous system in relation to the function of the heart. Show »
1901 Hertwig Gegenbauer Work in human anatomy, and publication of textbooks (see comment). Show »
1901 Heubner Camerer Extensive studies of metabolism in children. Show »
1901 His Golgi Ground-breaking work on the central nervous system; showed the connectiom between the development of the malaria parasite and the fever phases. Show »
1901 Klebs Grassi Work on malaria. Show »
1901 Kraepelin Koch Work on malaria, and the practical impact of this work on medicine. Show »
1901 von Koelliker Golgi Extensive work on the central nervous system; mixed (chrome/silver) method of staining nerve cells. Show »
1901 von Pettenkofer von Voit Work on metabolism, and the practical use of this knowledge in planning diets for soldiers and prisoners (see comment). Show »
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