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Year: 1928
Number: 57-0
   
Nominee:  
Sir Charles S Sherrington
M
1857
1952
prof physiology
Oxford
Oxford
GB (UNITED KINGDOM)
med 1932 »
   
Motivation: Work on the physiology of the nervous system: reciprocal antagonist innervation,
plastic tonus, decerebrate rigidity, role of reflexes in
movement and posture, "recruitment" and myotactic reflexes.

   
Nominator:
 
O Pico Estrada
prof physiology
Buenos Aires
Buenos Aires
AR (ARGENTINA)
   
Evaluation: No
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