Nomination archive


Nomination for Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
Year:1949
Number:32 - 0
 
Nominee 1:
Name:Oswald Theodore Avery
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1877
Year, Death:1955
Profession:former dept head
University:Rockefeller Institute for Medical Research (now Rockefeller University)
City:New York
State:NY
Country:UNITED STATES (US)
 
Nominee 2:
Name:Michael J Heidelberger
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1888
Year, Death:1991
Profession:Professor of biochemistry
Department:College of Physicians and Surgeons
University:Columbia University
City:New York
State:NY
Country:UNITED STATES (US)
 
Nominee 3:
Name:Leonor Michaelis
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1875
Year, Death:1949
Profession:Dr
University:Rockefeller Institute for Medical Research (now Rockefeller University)
City:New York
State:NY
Country:UNITED STATES (US)
 
Motivation:O. Avery & M Heidelberger: "Discovery of the immunologically specific polysaccharides and the theoretical and practical consequences of this discovery". L. Michaelis: Discovery of the principle of compulsory univalent oxidation (principle of single electron transfer).
 
Nominator:
Name:Otto Loewi
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1873
Year, Death:1961
Profession:Nobel Laureate med 1936
Country:AUSTRIA (AT)
 
 

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