Nomination Archive


Nomination for Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
Year:1901
Number:39 - 1
 
Nominee:
Name:Santiago Ramon y Cajàl
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1852
Year, Death:1934
Profession:prof histology
University:Madrid
City:Madrid
Country:SPAIN (ES)
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.
 
Nominator:
Name:Antonio Fernandez Chacon
Gender:M
Profession:prof obstetrics and gynecology
University:Madrid
City:Madrid
Country:SPAIN (ES)
 
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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