Nomination Database

Nomination for Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
Year:1934
Number:32 - 0
 
Nominee:
Name:Corneille J Heymans
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1892
Year, Death:1968
Profession:prof pharmacology
University:Ghent University
City:Ghent
Country:BELGIUM (BE)
Awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1938
 
Motivation:Demonstration that the reflexes from the trunk and head are physiologically important in the control of respiration and circulation; and the importance of these reflexes in pharmacological reactions.
 
Nominator:
Name:P J Hanzlik
Profession:prof pharmacology
University:Stanford University
City:Stanford
State:CA
Country:UNITED STATES (US)