Nomination Archive


Nomination for Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
Year:1943
Number:1 - 1
 
Nominee 1:
Name:Joseph Erlanger
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1874
Year, Death:1965
Profession:prof physiology
University:Washington
City:Saint Louis
State:MO
Country:UNITED STATES (US)
Awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1944
 
Nominee 2:
Name:Herbert S Gasser
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1888
Year, Death:1963
Profession:head
University:Rockefeller Institute for Medical Research (now Rockefeller University)
City:New York
State:NY
Country:UNITED STATES (US)
Awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1944
 
Nominee 3:
Name:Bernardo Alberto Houssay
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1887
Year, Death:1971
Profession:prof physiology
University:Institute of Biology and Experimental Medicine
City:Buenos Aires
Country:ARGENTINA (AR)
Awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1947
 
Motivation:H. Gasser & J. Erlanger: Relationship between fibro-size and nerve function. B. Houssay: Studies concerning high blood pressure.
 
Nominator:
Name:Walter B Cannon
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1871
Year, Death:1945
Profession:prof physiology
University:Harvard Medical School
City:Cambridge
State:MA
Country:UNITED STATES (US)
 
Comments: 3 additional candidates were nominated by W. Cannon; see nr 1-0.
 

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