Nomination Archive


Nomination for Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
Year:1914
Number:93 - 0
 
Nominee 1:
Name:Christiaan E Eijkman
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1858
Year, Death:1930
Profession:prof hygiene and forensic medicine
University:Utrecht University
City:Utrecht
Country:NETHERLANDS (NL)
Awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1929
 
Nominee 2:
Name:Casimir Funk
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1884
University:Lister Institute of Preventive Medicine
City:London
 
Nominee 3:
Name:U Suzuki
Gender:M
University:Tokyo University of Agriculture
City:Tokyo
Country:JAPAN (JP)
 
Motivation:Eijkman: The predecessor and founder of the work on vitamins continued by Funk and Suzuki. Funk: Work on vitamins. Suzuki: Work on essential substances in rice and their importance in beri-beri.
 
Nominator:
Name:Wolfgang P Heubner
Profession:prof pharmacology
University:University of Göttingen
City:Göttingen
Country:GERMANY (DE)
 
 

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