Nomination for Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
Number: 24 - 0
Gustaf M Retzius
Year, Birth: 1842
Year, Death: 1919
University: Karolinska Institutet
Country: SWEDEN (SE)
Santiago Ramon y Cajàl
Year, Birth: 1852
Year, Death: 1934
Country: SPAIN (ES)
Awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1906
Profession: prof anatomy
University: Leipzig University
Country: GERMANY (DE)
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.
Country: ESTONIA (EE)
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).
To cite this section
MLA style: Nomination Archive. NobelPrize.org. Nobel Media AB 2021. Mon. 3 May 2021. <https://www.nobelprize.org/nomination/archive/show.php?id=7763>