Nomination Archive


Nomination for Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
Year:1939
Number:40 - 0
 
Nominee:
Name:Yandell Henderson
Gender:M
Profession:prof emer physiology
University:Yale University
City:New Haven
State:CT
Country:UNITED STATES (US)
 
Motivation:Work on administration of small amounts of carbon dioxide with the air or oxygen used for breathing when the respiratory mechanism is depressed.
 
Nominator:
Name:Joseph Erlanger
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1874
Year, Death:1965
Profession:prof physiology, Nobel Laureate med 1944
University:Washington
City:Saint Louis
State:MO
Country:UNITED STATES (US)
 
 

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