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Magendie, François

  1. WR Albury

Published Online: 19 APR 2001

DOI: 10.1038/npg.els.0002511

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How to Cite

Albury, W. 2001. Magendie, François. eLS. .

Author Information

  1. University of New England, Armidale, New South Wales, Australia

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 APR 2001

Abstract

1783–1855 French medical figure of the early nineteenth century who was one of the founders of experimental physiology and pharmacology.

Keywords:

  • physiology;
  • pharmacology;
  • neurology;
  • Bichat;
  • Bernard;
  • experimentalism