Nomination Database

Nomination for Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
Year:1903
Number:63 - 0
 
Nominee 1:
Name:Santiago Ramon y Cajàl
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1852
Year, Death:1934
Profession:prof histology
University:Madrid
City:Madrid
Country:SPAIN (ES)
Awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1906
 
Nominee 2:
Name:Camillo Golgi
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1843
Year, Death:1926
Profession:prof general pathology and histology
University:University of Pavia
City:Pavia
Country:ITALY (IT)
Awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1906
 
Motivation:C. Golgi: Refers to his nomination of 1902 (entry 1902:57). See comment 1. S. Ramon y Cajàl: Refers to his nomination of 1902 (entry 1902:57). See comment 2.
 
Nominator:
Name:Gustaf M Retzius
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1842
Year, Death:1919
Profession:prof
University:Karolinska Institutet
City:Stockholm
Country:SWEDEN (SE)
 
Comments: 1. G. Retzius refers to the book published for Golgi´s 25th anniversary (1902) as a researcher: "Camillo Golgi, Opera omnia, Vol I-III". 2. G. Retzius mentions that Ramon y Cajal´s work "El sistema nervioso del Hombre y de los vertebrades" is nearing completion. 3. A comment was made to E. Holmgren´s evaluation by Carl Sundberg.