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Franz Tangl - bibliography

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Austrian-Hungarian physiologist and pathologist, born January 26, 1866, Budapest; died December 19, 1917, Budapest.


  • A diphteria eatiologiájârol
    [The etiology of diphetria]. Budapest, 1891.
  • Utmutató a baktriologiában
    [Guide to bacteriology]. Budapest, 1894.
  • A kir. álattani kisérleti állomás
    [The royal veterinary test station]. Budapest, 1898.
  • A bezombolyázott sásosés békarokká széna tápértéke
    [The nutritional value of hay]. Budapest, 1902.
  • Untersuchungen über die Hydrogenionen-Konzentration im Inhalte des nüchternen menschlichen Magens.
    Tübingen, 1906.

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