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Claudio Fermi - bibliography

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Italian medical scientist, born January 2, 1862, Monticelli d'Ongina, province of Piacenza.


  • Die Leim und Fibrin lösenden und die diastatischen Fermente der Mikroorganismen.
    Doctoral dissertation, 1889.
  • Eugenia Tognotti:
    Claudio Fermi e la ricerca contro la malaria all'Università di Sassari : 1898-1934.
    In: R. Turtas, A. Rundine, E. Tognotti: Università, studenti, maestri : contributi alla storia della cultura in Sardegna, pp. 105-125.

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