|Nomination for Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine|
|Number:||45 - 0|
|Name:||Michael J Heidelberger|
|Department:||College of Physicians and Surgeons|
|Country:||UNITED STATES (US)|
|Motivation:||Methods for measuring antigens, antibody and complement. Specifically, studies on the purification of Pneumococcus polysaccharides, leading to routines for immunization against pneumococcal pneumonia.|
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