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Siegmund Mayer - bibliography

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Biography

German physiologist, born December 27, 1842, Bochtheim near Worms; died September 1910, Prague.

Bibliography

  • Histologisches Taschenbuch. Prague, 1887. Biographical:
  • Siegmund Mayer. In: Isidor Fischer, publisher: Biographisches Lexikon der hervorragenden Ärzte der letzten fünfzig Jahre. Berlin – Wien, Urban & Schwarzenberg, 1932.

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