Nomination Archive


Nomination for Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
Year:1946
Number:73 - 0
 
Nominee:
Name:Bernardo Alberto Houssay
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1887
Year, Death:1971
Profession:prof physiology
University:Institute of Biology and Experimental Medicine
City:Buenos Aires
Country:ARGENTINA (AR)
Awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1947
 
Motivation:Discovery of the physiological role of the anterior hypophysis in carbohydrate metabolism and diabetes, work on heart sounds, the relation of the kidney to hypertension, work on the adrenal glands, thymus, thyreoidea and snake venom.
 
Nominator:
Name:Agenor Porto
Gender:M
Profession:prof medicine
University:Rio de Janeiro
City:Rio de Janeiro
Country:BRAZIL (BR)
 
 

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