Nomination Archive


Nomination for Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
Year:1930
Number:117 - 2
 
Nominee 1:
Name:Thomas H Morgan
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1866
Year, Death:1945
Profession:prof zoology
University:Columbia University
City:New York
State:NY
Country:UNITED STATES (US)
Awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1933
 
Nominee 2:
Name:Theobald Smith
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1859
Year, Death:1934
Profession:prof
University:Rockefeller Institute for Medical Research (now Rockefeller University)
City:New York
State:NY
Country:UNITED STATES (US)
 
Nominee 3:
Name:Otto H Warburg
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1883
Year, Death:1970
Profession:prof
University:Kaiser-Wilhelm-Institut für Biologie (now Max Planck Institute of Biology)
City:Berlin-Dahlem
Country:GERMANY (DE)
Awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1931
 
Motivation:Morgan: Work on the physical basis of the Mendelian Theory of Heredity. Smith: Work on insects that can act as carriers for parasites injurious to human beings. Warburg: Work on the respiration of normal and pathological cells, the biochemistry and respiratory enzymes and their relation to catalythic activity of both organic and inorganic iron compounds.
 
Nominator:
Name:E Libman
Profession:prof medicine
University:New York University
City:New York
State:NY
Country:UNITED STATES (US)
 
 

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