|Nomination for Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine|
|Number:||24 - 0|
|Name:||Gustaf M Retzius|
|Name:||Santiago Ramon y Cajàl|
|Awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1906|
|Motivation:||G. Retzius: Numerous and important works in the field of biological science. S. Ramon y Cajàl: Work on the fine structure of the spinal column, brain and sensory organs. His: Important publications in embryology and organogenetics.|
|Comments:||Evaluation included C. Golgi and S. Apáthy. Also nominated by A. Rauber was O. Hertwig (see entry nr 24-1). Tartu, EE, was in the early 20th century also known as Dorpat (esp. in German).|
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