Nomination Database

Nomination for Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
Year:1942
Number:43 - 0
 
Nominee 1:
Name:Herbert M Evans
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1882
Year, Death:1971
Profession:prof anatomy
University:University of California
City:Berkeley
State:CA
Country:UNITED STATES (US)
 
Nominee 2:
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
 
Motivation:H.Evans: Studies on the physiology of the adenohypophysis (growth hormone, gonadotropic hormone) and on vitamin E. B.Houssay: Physiological importance of the pituitary gland for carbohydrate metabolism.
 
Nominator:
Name:A B Beznak
Profession:prof physiology
University:University of Budapest
City:Budapest
Country:HUNGARY (HU)
 
Comments: Evaluation for H. Evans only.