Nomination Database

Nomination for Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
Year:1912
Number:15 - 0
 
Nominee 1:
Name:Jules Bordet
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1870
Year, Death:1961
Profession:director; prof bacteriology
University:Pasteur Institute (Institut Pasteur)
City:Brussels
Country:BELGIUM (BE)
Awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1919
 
Nominee 2:
Name:August P von Wassermann
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1866
Year, Death:1925
Profession:prof
University:Robert Koch Institute for Infectious Diseases
City:Berlin
Country:GERMANY (DE)
 
Motivation:Bordet: The foundation of serum diagnostics in syphilis. von Wassermann: The "Wassermann reaction".
 
Nominator:
Name:Knud H Faber
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1862
Year, Death:1956
Profession:prof medical chemistry
University:University of Copenhagen
City:Copenhagen
Country:DENMARK (DK)
 
Comments: University: Originally the "Königlich Preußisches Institut für Infektionskrankheiten" or "Institut für Infektions-Krankheiten", the name was in 1912 changed to "Das Robert Koch-Institut".