Nomination Archive


Nomination for Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
Year:1945
Number:34 - 0
 
Nominee 1:
Name:Walter R Hess
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1881
Year, Death:1973
Profession:prof physiology
University:University of Zurich
City:Zurich
Country:SWITZERLAND (CH)
Awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1949
 
Nominee 2:
Name:David Keilin
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1887
Year, Death:1963
Profession:prof biology
University:University of Cambridge
City:Cambridge
Country:UNITED KINGDOM (GB)
 
Nominee 3:
Name:Hugo A Theorell
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1903
Year, Death:1982
Profession:prof biochemistry
University:Medical Nobel Institute
City:Stockholm
Country:SWEDEN (SE)
Awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1955
 
Motivation:Hess: Work on neurophysiology, the interbrain and its functional organization. Keilin: Discovery of cytochromes. Theorell: Work on the biochemistry of cell respiration, constitution of cytochrome c, effect of catalase, peroxidase and iron.
 
Nominator:
Name:A Vannotti
Profession:prof medical and surgical polyclinic
University:University of Lausanne
City:Lausanne
Country:SWITZERLAND (CH)
 
 

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