German neurologist, born June 18, 1857, Frankfurt am Main.
Biography of Leopold Auerbach
Leopold Auerbach attended the universities of Heidelberg and Würzburg and was conferred doctor of medicine in Heidelberg in 1880. He settled in his native town as a neurologist, and scientifically concerned himself particularly with the development of neurology. His work concerns general, comparative, and special anatomy of the nervous system. His most important work is probably his neurological-histological investigations that treat functional conditions in particular (narcosis, excitement).
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