Nomination Archive


Nomination for Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
Year:1934
Number:65 - 0
 
Nominee 1:
Name:George R Minot
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1885
Year, Death:1950
Profession:prof medicine
University:Harvard University
City:Cambridge
State:MA
Country:UNITED STATES (US)
Awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1934
 
Nominee 2:
Name:George H Whipple
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1878
Year, Death:1976
Profession:prof pathology
University:University of Rochester
City:Rochester
State:NY
Country:UNITED STATES (US)
Awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1934
 
Nominee 3:
Name:William P Murphy
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1892
Year, Death:1987
Profession:instructor medicine
University:Harvard University
City:Cambridge
State:MA
Country:UNITED STATES (US)
Awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1934
 
Motivation:Minot and Murphy: Work on liver treatment of pernicious anaemia. Whipple: The discovery that regeneration of red blood cells and the formation of haemoglobin in dogs made anaemic by haemorrhage could be greatly accelerated by providing liver or kidney tissue in the diet.
 
Nominator:
Name:Otto H Warburg
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1883
Year, Death:1970
Profession:Nobel Laureate med 1931
University:Kaiser-Wilhelm-Institut für Biologie (now Max Planck Institute of Biology)
City:Berlin-Dahlem
Country:GERMANY (DE)
 
 

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