|Nomination for Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine|
|Number:||39 - 0|
|Name:||Santiago Ramon y Cajàl|
|Awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1906|
|Motivation:||Refers to a large number of discoveries listed in a reference sent jointly by the Faculty of medicine, Madrid University. Studies of the cerebral cortex, and localization of function in the brain.|
|Profession:||prof descriptive anatomy and embryology|
|Comments:||1. Entries 1901:39:01-07 were sent as separate letters with more or less identical text and identical motivation, from the Faculty of Medicine, Madrid University. 2. Evaluation included C. Golgi, and was corroborated by S. E. Henschen.|
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