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Siegfried Josef Thannhauser - bibliography

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German-American internist, born June 28, 1885, Munich; died December 18, 1962, Boston, USA. His middle name is often spelled "Joseph".


  • Abbau der Nucleinsäuren. Teilweiser Abbau und Isolierung der Spaltstücke.
    Handbuch der biologische Arbeitsmethoden, part 1, T. 8; Berlin and Vienna, 1922.
  • Die Nucleine und der Nucleinstoffwechsel.
    Handbuch der normalen und pathologischen Physiologie, volume 5; Berlin, 1928.
  • Lehrbuch des Stoffwechsels und der Stoffwechselkrankheiten. Munich, 1929.
  • Krankheiten der Atmungsorgane.
    Lehrbuch der inneren Medizin, volume 1; Berlin, 1931.
  • Krankheiten der Muskeln, Knochen und Gelenke.
    Lehrbuch der inneren Medizin, volume 2; Berlin, 1931.

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