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  
1909 Steiglitz Loeb Work on artificial parthenogenesis and heterogenous hybridization. Show »
1921 Hoskins Cannon Work on the fluoroscopic study of the motor activities of the alimentary tract, surgical shock and on internal secretion. Show »
1921 Kendall Smith Work on the origin, general principle of operation, and significance of parasitism. Show »
1921 Wells Noguchi Cultivation of the spirochete of syphilis, work on the organisms of infectious jaundice, isolation of spirochetes in yellow fever, work on the complement fixation reaction and the toxicology and immunology of snake venoms. Show »
1928 Gill Dick
Discovery that streptococcus hemolyticus is the significant and specific organism of scarlet fever. Development of a skin test for determining the susceptibility of individuals to scarlet fever. Development of antitoxins for the prevention and cure of scarlet fever. Show »
1928 Maximow Fibiger
J. Fibiger: The parasite Spiroptera neoplastica, found in cockroaches, can cause the development of true carcinoma in the stomach of rats. K. Yamagiwa: First to show that malignant tumors, carcinoma and sarcoma, could be produced by application of tar to the tissues of certain mammals. Show »
1931 Schlutz Folin
Folin: Researches in nitrogen chemistry. Whipple: Work on the chemistry of hematology. Show »
1932 Hodges Graham The discovery that the gall bladder can be visualized on roentgen film after injection into the blood or administration by mouth of sodium tetraiodophthalein or similar salts. Show »
1935 Bailey Minot
Work on liver therapy in pernicious anemia. Show »
1935 Brown Dick
Work on scarlet fever (etiology, identification of scarlet fever streptococci by neutralization of the toxin with specific antitoxin, passive immunization and treatment with antitoxin, toxin test for susceptibility and active immunization). Show »
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