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Torsten Wiesel (1924– ) Dina A. Lienhard Torsten Nils Wiesel studied visual information processing and development in the US during the twentieth century. He performed multiple experiments on cats in which he sewed one of their eyes shut and monitored the response of the cat’s visual system after opening the sutured eye. For his work on visual processing, Wiesel received the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1981 along with David Hubel and Roger Sperry. 2017-09-13 30 Nov 2018 - 5:00:22am
Roger Wolcott Sperry (1913–1994) Dina A. Lienhard Roger Wolcott Sperry studied the function of the nervous system in the US during the twentieth century. He studied split-brain patterns in cats and humans that result from separating the two hemispheres of the brain by cutting the corpus callosum, the bridge between the two hemispheres of the brain. He found that separating the corpus callosum the two hemispheres of the brain could not communicate and they performed functions as if the other hemisphere did not 2018-02-26 30 Nov 2018 - 4:59:49am
Embryology Course Photograph 1893 1893 16 Oct 2018 - 1:15:48am
Embryology Course Photograph 2009 2009 16 Oct 2018 - 1:15:06am
Marshall Henry Klaus (1927–2017) Alexis Darby Marshall Henry Klaus was a scientist and pediatrician who studied maternal-infant bonding in the twentieth century in the United States. Maternal-infant bonding is the psychological and chemical attachment between mother and infant. Klaus cofounded DONA International, an organization that trains birthing aides, called doulas, to provide physical and emotional support to laboring mothers. He also studied the differences between the layouts and quality of care provided in nurseries and birthing centers in different countries and compared them to those found in the United States. 2018-07-17 18 Jul 2018 - 4:02:50am
David Michael Rorvik (1944–) Alysse Blight David Michael Rorvik is a science journalist who publicized advancements in the field of reproductive medicine during the late twentieth century. Rorvik wrote magazine articles and books in which he discussed emerging methods and technologies that contributed to the progression of reproductive health, including sex determination, in vitro fertilization, and human cloning. During that time, those topics were controversial and researchers often questioned Rorvik’s work for accuracy. 2018-07-05 6 Jul 2018 - 4:22:17am
Fortunio Liceti (1577–1657) Anna Guerrero Fortunio Liceti studied natural philosophy and medicine in Italy during the first half of the seventeenth century. Liceti wrote greater than seventy works on a wide range of topics, including the human soul, reproduction, and birth defects observed in animals and human infants. In the seventeenth century, people commonly addressed birth defects using superstition and considered them as signs of evil, possibly caused by spiritual or supernatural entities. Liceti described infants with birth defects as prodigies and monsters to be admired and studied rather than feared. 2018-06-25 4 Jul 2018 - 11:44:03pm
Lillian and Isabel Morgan Alfred F. (Alfred Francis) Huettner 4 Jul 2018 - 4:41:00am
H. W. Hann 1927 4 Jul 2018 - 4:41:00am
S. Milton Nabrit 1928 4 Jul 2018 - 4:41:00am
George W. Kidder 1931-1935 4 Jul 2018 - 4:41:00am
Gertrude Gotchall 1935-1936 4 Jul 2018 - 4:41:00am
George T. Hargitt 1923 4 Jul 2018 - 4:41:00am
R. A. Emerson 1925 4 Jul 2018 - 4:41:00am
Hermann J. Muller 1922 4 Jul 2018 - 4:41:00am
Mrs. Quinn 1921 4 Jul 2018 - 4:41:00am
S. O. Mast 1924 4 Jul 2018 - 4:41:00am
R. L. King undated 4 Jul 2018 - 4:41:00am
Y. K. Hiraiwa 1927 4 Jul 2018 - 4:41:00am
H. W. Henshaw 1924 4 Jul 2018 - 4:41:00am
Edward G. Spaulding 1921 4 Jul 2018 - 4:41:00am
R. Spirodonovich 1923 4 Jul 2018 - 4:41:00am
Clifford H. Farr 1925 4 Jul 2018 - 4:41:00am
A. L. Lee 1927 4 Jul 2018 - 4:41:00am
C. Mervin Palmer 1936 4 Jul 2018 - 4:41:00am
H. G. Tracy 1922 4 Jul 2018 - 4:41:00am
Wiktorja S. Dembowski 1925 4 Jul 2018 - 4:41:00am
J. H. St. John 1926 4 Jul 2018 - 4:41:00am
D. Rapport 1923 4 Jul 2018 - 4:41:00am
Katsuma Dan 1931 4 Jul 2018 - 4:41:00am
Arthur D. Whedon 1923 4 Jul 2018 - 4:41:00am
Leonard B. Clark 1927-1928, 1934-1935 4 Jul 2018 - 4:41:00am
Philip T. Ives 1935 4 Jul 2018 - 4:41:00am
Edwin P. Lang 1932-1933 4 Jul 2018 - 4:41:00am
S. Wright 1923 4 Jul 2018 - 4:41:00am
C. D. Snyder 1921 4 Jul 2018 - 4:41:00am
W. M. Patterson 1927 4 Jul 2018 - 4:41:00am
O. L. Inman 1923 4 Jul 2018 - 4:41:00am
Herbert Ruckes 1923 4 Jul 2018 - 4:41:00am
1895 Faculty (Overlay) Baldwin Coolidge 1895 4 Jul 2018 - 4:41:00am
J. F. McClendon 1927 4 Jul 2018 - 4:41:00am
James M.D. Olmsted 1921 4 Jul 2018 - 4:41:00am
Jorai Folch-Pi 1936 4 Jul 2018 - 4:41:00am
C. H. Danforth 1921 4 Jul 2018 - 4:41:00am
Cornelia Clapp 1934 4 Jul 2018 - 4:41:00am
R. B. Howland 1927 4 Jul 2018 - 4:41:00am
C. L. Liu 1926 4 Jul 2018 - 4:41:00am
Kenneth S. Cole 1928 4 Jul 2018 - 4:41:00am
Leon Augustus Hausman 1926 4 Jul 2018 - 4:41:00am
C. H. Danforth early 1920s? 4 Jul 2018 - 4:41:00am

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