Nomination Database

Nomination for Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
Year:1948
Number:64 - 0
 
Nominee 1:
Name:Edward C Dodds
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1899
Profession:Professor biochemistry
Department:Courtauld Institute of Biochemistry
University:Middlesex Hospital Medical School
City:London
Country:UNITED KINGDOM (GB)
 
Nominee 2:
Name:Dilworth Wayne Woolley
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1914
Year, Death:1966
Profession:Dr, dept head
University:Rockefeller Institute for Medical Research (now Rockefeller University)
City:New York
State:NY
Country:UNITED STATES (US)
 
Motivation:E. Dodds: Synthetic oestrogenic compounds, especially stilboestrol, and their effects. D. Woolley: Study of the biological antagonism between metabolically important compounds and their structural analogs; isolation and identification of the vitamins: nicotinic acid, pantothenic acid, inositol and strepogonin; studies of the nutritional requirements of microorganisms and animals.
 
Nominator:
Name:Corneille J Heymans
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1892
Year, Death:1968
Profession:Nobel Laureate med 1938
City:Ghent
Country:BELGIUM (BE)