Nomination archive


Nomination for Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
Year:1937
Number:88 - 0
 
Nominee 1:
Name:Felix d´Hérelle
Gender:M
Profession:prof bacteriology
University:Yale University
City:New Haven
State:CT
Country:UNITED STATES (US)
 
Nominee 2:
Name:Peyton Rous
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1879
Year, Death:1970
Profession:head dept
University:Rockefeller Institute for Medical Research (now Rockefeller University)
City:New York
State:NY
Country:UNITED STATES (US)
Awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1966
 
Nominee 3:
Name:Frederick W Twort
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1877
Year, Death:1950
Profession:dr, head
Department:Brown Institution
University:University of London
City:London
Country:UNITED KINGDOM (GB)
 
Motivation:d´Hérelle and Twort: The discovery of the bacteriophage. Rous: Work on filterable virus as a cause of malignant tumours.
 
Nominator:
Name:Karl Landsteiner
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1868
Year, Death:1943
Profession:Nobel Laureate med 1930
University:Rockefeller Institute for Medical Research (now Rockefeller University)
City:New York
State:NY
Country:UNITED STATES (US)
 
 

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