|Nomination for Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine|
|Number:||78 - 1|
|Name:||Emil T Kocher|
|University:||University of Bern|
|Awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1909|
|Motivation:||Work on the physiology and pathology of the thyroid gland.|
|Profession:||prof clinical therapy|
|Comments:||Nomination made together with M. Kuznetzow and A. Scherbakoff, of the same institution (see entries 78-0 and 78-2). Bern: alternative spelling, Berne.|
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