|Nomination for Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine|
|Number:||43 - 7|
|Name:||Emil A von Behring|
|University:||University of Marburg|
|Awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1901|
|Motivation:||Discovery of serum therapy against diphtheria.|
|Profession:||Prof obstetrics and gynecology, The Faculty of Medicine|
|Comments:||1. Nomination was made jointly in the same letter by the following members of the Faculty of Medicine, Leiden University, NL: T. Zaayer, prof anatomy; Siegmund Rosenstein, prof clinical medicine; M:c Gillany, prof general pathology and hygiene; J.E. van Iterson, prof surgery; W. Einthoven, prof physiology; W. Nolen, prof clinical medicine and pharmacology; W. Koster Gzn., prof ophthalmology and otology J. Weit, prof obstetrics and gynecology; and G. Jelgersma, prof psychiatry. See entry 43-0. 2. A supplement to the evaluation was made by Carl Sundberg. Evaluation included E. Roux.|
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