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

Year Nominator Nominee(s) Motivation  
1909 Brower Gorgas Work in sanitation in the canal zone of Panama. Show »
1909 Ingals Gorgas The demonstration that yellow fever and malaria could be banished from the Isthmus of Panama. Show »
1917 Belfield Billings The recognition of the source of many chronic diseases in more or less remote foci of infection. Show »
1917 Dodson Flexner Research on the pathology and therapy of Epidemic Cerebro-spinal meningitis, and on the etiology of Epidemic or Infectious Polio-encephalo-myaelitis. Show »
1917 Herrick Einthoven Work in making the electrocardiograph a means of furthering our knowledge of the physiology and pathology of the heart. Show »
1917 Jordan Smith Discoveries on the protozoan diseases of man and animals and work in the field of tuberculosis. Show »
1917 Le Count Welch Work in State Medicine. Show »
1928 Woodyatt Dick
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 »
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