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

Year: 1901
Number: 52-0
   
Nominee 1:  
V von Schulek
ophthalmologist
Budapest
HU (HUNGARY)
   
Nominee 2:  
Emile P Roux
M
1853
1933
prof
Institut Pasteur (Pasteur Institute)
Paris
FR (FRANCE)
   
Nominee 3:  
Alexandre Yersin
M
Dr, director
Institut Pasteur (Pasteur Institute)
Nha-Trang
VN (VIETNAM)
   
Motivation: V. von Schulek: Work on the effect of ultraviolet rays on the eye.
E. Roux: Work on serum against diphtheria, as described in Annales de lŽInstitute Pasteur.
A. Yersin: Work on serum against plague (see comment 2).
   
Nominator:
 
L von Thanhoffer
M
prof anatomy and histology
Budapest
Budapest
HU (HUNGARY)
   
Evaluation: No
   
Comment: 1. A supplement to the evaluation was made by Carl Sundberg. Evaluation included E. von Behring.
2. "La peste bubonique", Yersin, Calmette, Barrel, Annal de lŽInstitut Pasteur 1895, p. 589.
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