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Vesalius

Andreas . 1514--64, Flemish anatomist, whose De Humani Corporis fabrica (1543) formed the basis of modern anatomical research and medicine
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In early August 1543, Flemish anatomist Vesalius used his recently printed and lavishly illustrated De humani corporis fabrica to gain a position as court physician to Emperor Charles V of the Holy Roman Empire, Spain, Spanish America, and the Low Countries.
Vesalius attacked fundamental elements of the ventricular doctrine.
7), Marsyas is alive, and on view--all but literally labelled in all his parts, like the animated corpses who wander through the pages of Andreas Vesalius's groundbreaking De humani corporis fabrica (1543).
Anatomist and physician Andreas Vesalius' groundbreaking work in 1543, De Humani Corporis Fabrica (On the Fabric of the Human Body) was the first published anatomically accurate atlas of the human body.
Andreas Vesalius's De humani corporis fabrica libri septem (Basel, 1543), Charles Estienne's De dissectione partium corporis humani (Paris, 1545) and Juan Valverde de Hamusco's Historia de la composicion del cuerpo humano (Rome, 1556)--testify to the early modern belief in the scientific salience of the physician's direct engagement with human dissection ('anatomy') as the true grounding of any medical knowledge of the human body.
Andreas Vesalius of Brussels (1514-64) was the preeminent anatomist/physician of his period, and his publication entitled De humani corporis fabrica libri septem was the foundation of modern anatomy.
In the 1500s, Flemish anatomist Andreas Vesalius began studying the anatomy of corpses.
| KUWAIT, Jan 28 (KUNA) -- His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah has granted a USD one million donation in support of the medical encyclopedia by anatomist Andreas Vesalius.
From Hippocrates of Ancient Greece, whose principled oath remains an integral part of medical practice to this day, to medieval abbess Hildegard of Bingen, Arabs Ibn Sina and Al-Razi, Renaissance scholar of anatomy Andreas Vesalius, Edward Jenner (known as "the father of immunology" for his inventions of inoculation and the smallpox vaccine) and many more, Great Men and Women in the History of Medicine examines a wide array of dedicated individuals whose work has saved countless lives through the centuries.
Andreas Vesalius (1514-1564) is one of the greatest anatomists of all time.