Nomination Database

Nomination for Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
Year:1928
Number:57 - 0
 
Nominee:
Name:Sir Charles S Sherrington
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1857
Year, Death:1952
Profession:prof physiology
University:University of Oxford
City:Oxford
Country:UNITED KINGDOM (GB)
Awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1932
 
Motivation:Work on the physiology of the nervous system: reciprocal antagonist innervation, plastic tonus, decerebrate rigidity, role of reflexes in movement and posture, "recruitment" and myotactic reflexes.
 
Nominator:
Name:O Pico Estrada
Profession:prof physiology
University:University of Buenos Aires
City:Buenos Aires
Country:ARGENTINA (AR)