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Santiago Ramón y Cajal

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Santiago Ramón y Cajal: Biography of a Great Thinker | History of Science

 

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Santiago Ramón y Cajal, el personaje de la semana

 

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D. Santiago Ramon y Cajal- A life committed to neuroscience

 

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Discurso de Santiago Ramon y Cajal Nobel en banquete del premio Nobel. Replica a Golgi.

 

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160 años del nacimiento de Santiago Ramón y Cajal

Santiago Ramón y Cajal was a Spanish neuroscientist and pathologist, specializing in neuroanatomy, particularly the histology of the central nervous system. He and Camillo Golgi received the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1906, with Ramón y Cajal thereby becoming the first person of Spanish origin who won a scientific Nobel Prize. His original investigations of the microscopic structure of the brain made him a pioneer of modern neuroscience. Hundreds of his drawings illustrating the delicate arborizations of brain cells are still in use for educational and training purposes.
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