Nomination Archive


Nomination for Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
Year:1948
Number:120 - 0
 
Nominee 1:
Name:Alfred Blalock
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1899
Year, Death:1964
Profession:prof surgery
University:Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
City:Baltimore
State:MD
Country:UNITED STATES (US)
 
Nominee 2:
Name:Clarence Crafoord
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1899
Year, Death:1984
Profession:assoc prof surgery
University:Karolinska Institutet
City:Stockholm
Country:SWEDEN (SE)
 
Nominee 3:
Name:Selman A Waksman
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1888
Year, Death:1973
Profession:prof microbiology
University:Rutgers New Jersey Agricultural Experiment Station
City:New Brunswick
State:NJ
Country:UNITED STATES (US)
Awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1952
 
Motivation:Blalock, Crafoord: Surgical treatment of congenital cardio-vascular abnormalities. Waksman: Discovery of streptomycin, the first antibiotic effective against tuberculosis.
 
Nominator:
Name:Akif C Chakar
Gender:M
Profession:prof pediatric surgery
City:Istanbul
Country:TURKEY (TR)
 
 

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