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Jean Pierre Flourens (1231)

Interests
Physiological and comparative psychology
Profession
Physiologist
Nationality
French
Born
1794, Maureilhen, France
Died
1867, Montgeron, France
Short Biography
Marie Jean Pierre Flourens (13 April 1794 – 6 December 1867), father of Gustave Flourens, was a French physiologist, the founder of experimental brain science and a pioneer in anesthesia. Through the study of ablations on animals, he was the first to ... Show more | More at Wikipedia
Education
  • MD University of Montpelier, 1813
Appointments & Honors
  • Montyon prize, 1824, 1825
  • Academie des Sciences, 1828
  • Permanent Secretary, Academie des Sciences, 1833
  • Academie de France, 1840
Principal Publications
  • 1824 Recherches experimentales sur !es proprietes etfonctions du systeme nerveux dans !es animaux vertebres. Crevot.
  • 1836 Cours sur la generation, l' ovologie et l' embryologie. Trinquart.
  • 1842 Recherches sur le development des os et des dents. Gide.
  • 1844 Memoires d' anatomie et de physiologie comparees. Balliere.
  • 1856 Cours de physiologie comparee. Balliere.