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Nicolas Maurice Arthus - bibliography

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French physician, physiologist, and bacteriologist, born January 9, 1862, Angers, département Allier; died 1945.


  • Nouvelle théorie chimique de la coagulation du sang.
    With Calixte Pages. Archives de physiologie normale et pathologique, Paris, 1890, 5th ser., 2: 739-746. First demonstration of the essential role of calcium in the mechanism of blood coagulation.
  • Coagulation des liquides de l'organisme (sang, lymphe, transsudats). Paris 1894.
  • Précis de chimie physiologique. Paris 1895; 10th edition, 1924,
  • Nature des enzymes. Paris 1896.
  • Précis de physiologie. Paris 1901; 7th edition, 1927.
  • Injections répétées de serum du cheval zhez le lapin.
    Comptes rendus des séances de la Société de biologie, Paris, 1903; 55: 817-820.
  • La physiologie. Paris 1920.
  • Précis de physiologie microbienne. Paris 1921.
  • De l'anaphylaxie à l'immunité; anaphylaxie, protéotoxies, evenimations, anaphylaxie-immunité, sérums antivenimeux. Paris, Masson, 1921. 363 pages. Paris 1921.
  • Philosphy of scientific investigation; preface to De l'anaphylaxie à l'immunité, Paris, 1921. Translated from the French with an introduction by Henry E. Sigerist. Baltimore, Johns Hopkins Press, 1943, 26 pages. Also in: Bulletin of the History of Medicine, Baltimore, 1943; 3. v.14.
  • P. Nolf, N. M. Arthus, et al:
    Hommage à Léon Fredericq, professeur de physiologie à l’Université de Liége. Liége, 1938. 79 pages.

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