Nomination archive

Nomination for Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
Number:129 - 0
Nominee 1:
Name:Albert Neisser
Year, Birth:1855
Year, Death:1916
Profession:prof syphilidology
University:University of Breslau (now Wrocław)
City:Breslau (Wrocław)
Country:POLAND (PL)
Nominee 2:
Name:August P von Wassermann
Year, Birth:1866
Year, Death:1925
Profession:prof experimental therapy
University:Robert Koch Institute for Infectious Diseases
Country:GERMANY (DE)
Motivation:Neisser: Work on syphilis. von Wassermann: Work on serum diagnosis of syphilis and earlier work on immunity.
Name:Paul Ehrlich
Year, Birth:1854
Year, Death:1915
Profession:prof, Nobel Laureate med 1908
City:Frankfurt am Main
Country:GERMANY (DE)
Comments: University: Originally the "Königlich Preußisches Institut für Infektionskrankheiten" or "Institut für Infektions-Krankheiten", the name was in 1912 changed to "Das Robert Koch-Institut".

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