|Nomination for Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine|
|Number:||56 - 1|
|University:||Pasteur Institute (Institut Pasteur)|
|Awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1908|
|Motivation:||His work in cellular physiology and general pathology, especially his studies of phagocytosis. The summary of Mechnikov´s work as described in his publication "L´immunité" (Annales de l´Institut Pasteur, 1901).|
|Comments:||The following 13 professors from the University of Krakow made a joint nomination of I. Mechnikov: See entry 56-0. Ch. de Klecki; Edw. Korczynski; Tadeusz Brawicz [Browicz], prof pathological anatomy; Odo Bujwid, prof hygiene, University of Jagellone; Casimir Kostanechi [K. Kostanecki], prof anatomy, University of Krakow; Mathior Jakubowski, prof pediatrics; Bolislaw Wicherkiewicz, prof ophthalmology, University of Krakow; Leo Wachholz, prof forensic medicine; Bronislas Kader, prof surgery; Joseph Lazarski, prof pharmacology; Henri Jordan, prof gynecology; Ales. Stopzanski [Stopczanski], prof medical chemistry; Napoleon Cybulsci [Cybulski], prof physiology.|
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