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Andreas Vesalius (31 December 1514 – 15 October 1564) was a 16th-century ... He was professor at the University of Padua and later became Imperial .... The Holy Roman Emperor, Charles V, who was an important patron of Vesalius.

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Andreas Vesalius was born on 31 December 1514 in Brussels, Belgium, then part ... He came from a family of physicians and both his father and grandfather had served the ... Surgery and anatomy were then considered of little importance in ...

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Why was this question important at the time? .... Andreas Vesalius went on a voyage to the Holy Land at the age of fifty as he had a slight complication with one ...

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Andreas Vesalius founded modern anatomy. ... Based on observations he had made during dissections, the book overthrew misconceptions in anatomy that had ...

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In 1537 Vesalius went to Padua University where he became Professor of Surgery. ... Vesalius' work was important because it challenged existing thinking.

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Andreas Vesalius was the founder of modern human anatomy. ... He marked the beginning of scientific research and observation with his courageous efforts and  ...

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The anatomist Andreas Vesalius investigated the human body by means of ... their Arabic translations, and he wrote a thesis on the work of the surgeon Rhazes. ... important work, On the Fabric of the Human Body of 1543, Vesalius showed ...

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Andreas Vesalius facts: The Belgian anatomist Andreas Vesalius ... The letter's true significance derived from the fact that in it Vesalius replied to the detractors ...

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Andreas Vesalius's contributions to anatomy and physiology are so profound that ... of Padua (where he would return to teach), Vesalius became the leading figure in the ... Vesalius foregrounded the importance of “ocular evidence,” and his ...