#5809 Overall Influence

Joseph Erlanger

American doctor


Why is this person notable and influential?

From Wikipedia

Joseph Erlanger was an American physiologist who is best known for his contributions to the field of neuroscience. Together with Herbert Spencer Gasser, he identified several varieties of nerve fiber and established the relationship between action potential velocity and fiber diameter. They were awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1944 for these achievements.

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What schools is this person affiliated with?

University of California, Berkeley

Public research university in Berkeley, California, United States

Washington University in St. Louis

University in St. Louis, Missouri, United States

University of Wisconsin–Madison

Public research university in Madison, Wisconsin, USA

Johns Hopkins University

University in Baltimore, Maryland, United States

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How’s this person influential?
#270 World Rank
#320 World Rank