CollectionGB 0231 University of Aberdeen, Special Collections
Ref NoMS 3270/6/7/2
Alt Ref No5
TitleObituary of Santiago Ramon Y Cajal (1852 - 1934), neuropathologist
Datec 1934
Extent1 booklet, 1 photograph
Administrative HistorySantiago Ramon Y Cajal was appointed Professor of Descriptive and General Anatomy at Valencia in 1883. In 1887 he was appointed Professor of Histology and Pathological Anatomy at Barcelona and in 1892 he was appointed to the same Chair at Madrid. In 1900-1901 he was appointed Director of the 'Instituto Nacional de Higiene' and of the 'Investigaciones Biológicas.'

He shared the 1906 Nobel Prize in Medicine with Camillo Golgi, for introduction of the silver-chromate stain.
DescriptionObituary of Santiago Ramon Y Cajal, by C.S. Sherington, published in the Royal Society Obituary Notices: photocopy. Also, re-print of signed photograph of Cajal (source unknown).
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