Hans Spemann

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Hans Spemann
Born27 June 1869
Died9 September 1941
Alma materUniversity of Heidelberg
University of Munich
AwardsNobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (1935)
Scientific career
FieldsMedicine, botany and zoology
InstitutionsUniversity of Freiburg-im-Breisgau

Hans Spemann (27 June 1869 – 9 September 1941) was a German doctor.[1] He won the 1935 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, for his discovery of the 'organizer effect' in embryonic development [2]

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  1. "Biography of Hans Spemann". The Nobel Foundation. Retrieved 2009-01-05.
  2. "The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1935". The Nobel Foundation. Retrieved 2009-12-21.