Nomination Database

Nomination for Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
Year:1944
Number:1 - 0
 
Nominee 1:
Name:Bernardo Alberto Houssay
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1887
Year, Death:1971
Profession:prof physiology
University:Institute of Biology and Experimental Medicine
City:Buenos Aires
Country:ARGENTINA (AR)
Awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1947
 
Nominee 2:
Name:René J Dubos
Gender:M
Profession:Dr
University:Harvard Medical School
City:Cambridge
State:MA
Country:UNITED STATES (US)
 
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. R. Dubos: Demonstrated that soil bacteria can destroy pathogenic bacteria.
 
Nominator:
Name:Walter B Cannon
Gender:M
Year, Birth:1871
Year, Death:1945
Profession:prof physiology
University:Harvard Medical School
City:Cambridge
State:MA
Country:UNITED STATES (US)