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Andreas Vesalius (31 December 1514 – 15 October 1564) was a 16th-century .... Nonetheless, he did not venture to dispute Galen on the distribution of blood, ...

Andreas Vesalius - Biography, Facts and Pictures - Famous Scientists


Andreas Vesalius founded modern anatomy. ... Vesalius accompanied Philip to live in Madrid, Spain but he did not enjoy life there. Spanish physicians relied on ... our planet's solid inner core; Alfred Nobel: Invented dynamite and those prizes  ...

Andreas Vesalius and the Modern Human Anatomy - Explorable.com


Andreas Vesalius was the founder of modern human anatomy. Before him, there were a few early attempts on studying the human body.

Comparative Anatomy: Andreas Vesalius - Understanding Evolution


Andreas Vesalius (1514-1564) started out his career as a defender of ... The traditions of Rome did not allow such a practice, and so Galen had had to make do ...

BBC - History - Historic Figures: Andreas Vesalius (1514-1564)


Andreas Vesalius was born on 31 December 1514 in Brussels, Belgium, then part of the Holy Roman Empire. He came from a family of physicians and both his  ...

Andreas Vesalius | Belgian physician | Britannica.com


May 14, 2015 ... Andreas Vesalius, (Latin), Flemish Andries Van Wesel (born December 1514, Brussels ... He did so while visiting the University of Bologna.

Andreas Vesalius | Anatomy in the Age of Enlightenment


Andreas Vesalius's contributions to anatomy and physiology are so profound that ... evidence to discover the Fallopian tubes that bear his name, although he did ...

Know Yourself: Vesalius and the Invention of the Modern Body ...


Feb 18, 2015 ... Know Yourself: Vesalius and the Invention of the Modern Body ... The great Renaissance anatomist Andreas Vesalius was born just over 500 ... Rather than holding a dissected hand as he does in his portrait for the Fabrica, ...

Andreas Vesalius Biography (Anatomist/Scientist) - Infoplease


The Belgian anatomist Andreas Vesalius was among the first to dissect cadavers and accurately depict human anatomy. He studied in Louvain and Paris, but ...

Andreas Vesalius and De Fabrica | Circulating Now


Apr 9, 2014 ... Portrait of Andreas Vesalius performing a dissection from his De ... did not involve close examination of the cadaver, and Vesalius felt that they ...