Gasser, Herbert Spencer

   American physiologist and Nobel laureate, 1944. Gasser was head of the physiology department of Cornell University Medical School, and later directed the Rockefeller Institute. He shared the Nobel Prize for Medicine or Physiology in 1944, for work in the electrical properties of nerve fibres.

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  • GASSER, HERBERT SPENCER — (1888–1963), U.S. neurophysiologist and Nobel Prize winner. Gasser was born in Platteville, Wisconsin. He collaborated with joseph erlanger in investigating the electrical properties of nerve fibers. Utilizing a cathode ray oscilloscope and a… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Gasser, Herbert Spencer — ▪ American physiologist born July 5, 1888, Platteville, Wis., U.S. died May 11, 1963, New York, N.Y.       American physiologist, corecipient (with Joseph Erlanger (Erlanger, Joseph)) of the Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine in 1944 for… …   Universalium

  • Gasser , Herbert Spencer — (1888–1963) American physiologist Gasser, the son of a country doctor from Platteville, Wisconsin, was educated at the University of Wisconsin and at Johns Hopkins University. Having qualified as a physician in 1915, he moved to Washington… …   Scientists

  • Herbert Spencer Gasser — Herbert Gasser Herbert Spencer Gasser Naissance 5 juillet 1888 Platteville (États Unis) Décès 5 décembre 1965 New York (États Unis) Nationalité …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Herbert Spencer Gasser — (* 5. Juli 1888 in Platteville, Wisconsin; † 11. Mai 1963 in New York) war ein US amerikanischer Neurophysiologe. Für die Entdeckung der hochdifferenzierten Funktionen der einzelnen Nervenfasern erhielt er 1944 gemeinsam mit Joseph Erlanger den… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Herbert Spencer (disambiguation) — Herbert Spencer may refer to: * Spencer Herbert , community leader, politician * Herbert Spencer, political theorist * Herbert Spencer (graphic designer) * Herbert Spencer Elementary School * Herbert Spencer Gasser, physiologist * Herbert Spencer …   Wikipedia

  • Herbert Spencer Gasser — nació el 5 de julio de 1888 en Plateville una ciudad del estado de Wisconsin, Estados Unidos. Inicialmente estudió Zoología en la Universidad de Wisconsin, posteriormente realiza la carrera de Medicina. Ingresa a trabajar en el laboratorio de… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Herbert Spencer Gasser — Infobox Scientist name = Herbert Spencer Gasser box width = image size= 180px caption = birth date = July 5, 1888 birth place = Platteville, Wisconsin death date = May 11, 1963 death place = residence = citizenship = nationality = United States… …   Wikipedia

  • Herbert Spencer Gasser — Archivo:Hebert Spencer Gasser.jpg Hebert Spencer Gasser ganó el premio Nobel en 1944 Hebert Spencer Gasser ( * Wisconsin, 5 de julio de 1888 †, 11 de mayo de 1963) fue un fisiólogo estadounidense. Nació el 5 de julio de 1888 en Plateville una… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Medizinnobelpreis 1944: Joseph Erlanger — Herbert Spencer Gasser —   Die beiden amerikanischen Neurophysiologen wurden für ihre Entdeckungen über die hochdifferenzierten Funktionen der einzelnen Nervenfasern ausgezeichnet.    Biografien   Joseph Erlanger, * San Francisco 5. 1. 1874, ✝ St. Louis 5. 12. 1965;ab… …   Universal-Lexikon

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