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. Archived frae the original on 14 November 2012. Retrieved 29 Januar 2013.
  3. "History of Neuroscience". Society for Neuroscience. Archived frae the original on 15 Mey 2008. Retrieved 9 October 2008.