Wilhelm His (1831-1904) and his contributions to neuroanatomy.

R. Shane Tubbs, Marios Loukas, Mohammadali M. Shoja, Aaron A. Cohen-Gadol

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INTRODUCTION: The contributions to neuroanatomy by the Swiss scientist Wilhelm His, Sr. (1831-1904) are underrepresented in the literature. DISCUSSION: The present paper will discuss the life and writings of this pioneer of the neurosciences who expanded our knowledge of neurohistology and neuroembryology.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1613-1615
Number of pages3
JournalChild's nervous system : ChNS : official journal of the International Society for Pediatric Neurosurgery
Issue number12
StatePublished - Dec 2009
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health
  • Clinical Neurology


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