Nomination archive


Nomination for Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
Year:1929
Number:96 - 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:William P Murphy
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1892
Year, Death:1987
Profession:instructor in medicine
University:Peter Bent Brigham Hospital
City:Cambridge
State:MA
Country:UNITED STATES (US)
Awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1934
 
Nominee 3:
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
 
Motivation:G. Minot and W. Murphy: Work on the treatment of pernicious anemia by means of a diet rich in liver. G. Whipple: Discovered increased regeneration of blood in anemic animals when they were fed liver.
 
Nominator:
Name:Gösta Becker
Gender:M
Profession:prof medicine
City:Helsinki
Country:FINLAND (FI)
 
 

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