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Bunpei Nakamura - bibliography

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Biography

Japanese ophthalmologist, 1886-1969.

Bibliography

  • Comparative studies of light sense in various diseases with hemeralopia.
    Doctoral thesis, Tokyo University, 1921.
  • Saiichi Mishima:
    Nakamura, Bunpei. In: Jean-Paul Wayenborgh, editor: IBBO. International Biography and Bibliography of Ophthalmologists and Vision Scientists Volume 2, Oostende 2002.
    (Hirschberg History of ophtalmology. The monographs, volume 7: 147 [with photo].

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