BRUNNER, Johann Conrad
Amsterdam: apud. H. Wetstenium, 1683.
Brunner came near to discovering pancreatic diabetes. His experiments on the dog represent pioneer work on internal secretion. Following excision of the pancreas, he recorded extreme thirst and polyuria. Translated in Ann. med. Hist., 1941, 3, 91-100.
Subjects: Metabolism & Metabolic Disorders › Diabetes
Heidelberg: C. E. Buchta, 1687.
“Brunner’s glands”, earlier described by Wepfer (No. 974.1).
Subjects: ANATOMY › 17th Century, GASTROENTEROLOGY › Anatomy & Physiology of Digestion