Santiago Ramón y Cajal

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Santiago Ramón y Cajal
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Born1 Mey 1852(1852-05-01)
Petilla de Aragón, Navarre, Spain
Died17 October 1934(1934-10-17) (aged 82)
Madrid, Commonty o Madrid, Spain
NaitionalitySpain
Kent forthe faither o modren neuroscience
AwairdsNobel Prize in Pheesiology or Medicine (1906)
Scientific career
FieldsNeuroscience
InfluencedAureliano Maestre de San Juan

Santiago Ramón y Cajal [1] (Spaingie: [sanˈtjaɣo raˈmon i kaˈxal]; 1 Mey 1852 – 17 October 1934)[2] wis a Spaingie pathologist, histologist, neuroscientist, an Nobel laureate. His oreeginal pioneerin investigations o the microscopic structur o the harn hae led tae his bein designatit bi mony as the faither o modren neuroscience. His medical artistry wis legendary, an hunders o his drawins illustratin the delicate arborisations o harn cells are still in uise for eddicational an trainin purposes.[3]

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  1. Sherrington, C. S. (1935). "Santiago Ramon y Cajal. 1852-1934". Obituary Notices of Fellows of the Royal Society. 1 (4): 424–441. doi:10.1098/rsbm.1935.0007.
  2. Nobel lectures, Physiology or Medicine 1901-1921. Amsterdam: Elsevier Publishing Company. 1967. Retrieved 29 Januar 2013.
  3. "History of Neuroscience". Society for Neuroscience. Retrieved 9 October 2008.