Nomination Database

Nomination for Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
Year:1940
Number:20 - 0
 
Nominee 1:
Name:Bernardo Alberto Houssay
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1887
Year, Death:1971
Profession:prof physiology
University:University of Buenos Aires
City:Buenos Aires
Country:ARGENTINA (AR)
Awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1947
 
Nominee 2:
Name:Angel H Roffo
Gender:M
Profession:prof, head
University:Institute of Biology and Experimental Medicine
City:Buenos Aires
Country:ARGENTINA (AR)
 
Motivation:B. Houssay: Influence of glands of internal secretion on control of carbohydrate storage and utilization; especially the physiological importance of the pituitary gland for carbohydrate metabolism. A. Roffo: clinical and experimental studies on cancer.
 
Nominator:
Name:Eduardo Bello
Gender:M
Profession:prof medicine
University:University of Lima
City:Lima
Country:PERU (PE)