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

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Santiago Ramón y Cajal - Doctrina de la neurona

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Santiago Ramón y Cajal Las células nerviosas - Neuronas - Neurología - Cerebro

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Santiago Ramón y Cajal, el personaje de la semana

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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