Nomination Archive


Nomination for Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
Year:1920
Number:138 - 1
 
Nominee 1:
Name:Christiaan E Eijkman
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1858
Year, Death:1930
Profession:prof hygiene
University:Utrecht University
City:Utrecht
Country:NETHERLANDS (NL)
Awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1929
 
Nominee 2:
Name:Ross G Harrison
Gender:M
Profession:prof comparing anatomy
University:Yale University
City:New Haven
State:CT
Country:UNITED STATES (US)
 
Nominee 3:
Name:Henry Head
Gender:M
Profession:prof
University:University of London
City:London
Country:UNITED KINGDOM (GB)
 
Motivation:Eijkman: Work on experimental polyneurite and beri-beri. Harrison: Work on the growth of tissues in vitro. Head: Investigations of the sensory functions of the nervous system.
 
Nominator:
Name:Israel Holmgren
Gender:M
Profession:prof
University:Karolinska Institutet
City:Stockholm
Country:SWEDEN (SE)
 
 

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