Nomination Archive


Nomination for Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
Year:1948
Number:124 - 0
 
Nominee 1:
Name:Edwin J Cohn
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1892
Year, Death:1953
Profession:prof biological chemistry
University:Harvard Medical School
City:Cambridge
State:MA
Country:UNITED STATES (US)
 
Nominee 2:
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:E. Cohn: Separation and purification of serum fractions and their use. S. Waksman: Discovery of streptomycin, the first antibiotic effective against tuberculosis.
 
Nominator:
Name:Münir A Sarpyener
Profession:prof orthopedics
University:Istanbul University
City:Istanbul
Country:TURKEY (TR)
 
 

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