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Jan Evangelista Purkyně (961)

Profession
Physiologist
Nationality
Czech
Born
1787, Libochovice, Bohemia
Died
1869, Prague
Short Biography
Jan Evangelista Purkyně (Czech: [ˈjan ˈɛvaŋɡɛlɪsta ˈpurkɪɲɛ]; also written Johann Evangelist Purkinje) (17 December or 18 December 1787 – 28 July 1869) was a Czech anatomist and physiologist. He was one of the best known scientists of his time. In 1839, ... Show more | More at Wikipedia
Education
  • M.D., University of Prague, 1818
Appointments & Honors
  • 1818-23, University of Prague
  • 1823-50, University of Breslau
  • 1850-69, University of Prague