Nomination Archive


Nomination for Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
Year:1902
Number:57 - 0
 
Nominee 1:
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
 
Nominee 2:
Name:Camillo Golgi
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1843
Year, Death:1926
Profession:prof general pathology and histology
University:University of Pavia
City:Pavia
Country:ITALY (IT)
Awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1906
 
Motivation:C. Golgi: Work on the fine structure of the nervous system. S. Ramon y Cajàl: Work on the organization of the nervous system in vertebrates and man. See comment.
 
Nominator:
Name:Gustaf M Retzius
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1842
Year, Death:1919
Profession:prof
University:Karolinska Institutet
City:Stockholm
Country:SWEDEN (SE)
 
Comments: 1. Refers to the ongoing series of publications by S. Ramon y Cajàl, "El sistema nervioso del Hombre y de los vertebrados", as well as "Rivista trimestral micrografica", in five volumes. 2. Evaluation included O. Hertwig.
 

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