Nomination Database

Nomination for Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
Year:1914
Number:116 - 3
 
Nominee:
Name:Oscar Hertwig
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1849
Year, Death:1922
Profession:prof
City:Berlin
Country:GERMANY (DE)
 
Motivation:Work on the effect of radioactive substances on the fertilization process. Embryological studies as a means of following human and vertebrate development. Theories on cellular polarity, gastrulation, germination, biogenesis and "mechanics of development", and work on heredity.
 
Nominator:
Name:F Putzeys
Profession:Professor
Department:Medical Faculty
University:University of Liège
City:Liège
Country:BELGIUM (BE)