Santiago Ramon y Cajal

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Spanish histologist noted for his work on the structure of the nervous system (1852-1934)

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Conclusion: Expression of Interstitial cells of Cajal in outer muscular layer of colorectum of Hirschsprung's disease was significantly reduced.
Cajal was born in Petilla de Aragon, a small village in northeastern Spain.
The interstitial cells of Cajal or related stem cell-like precursors are positive for CD34 or CD117 in the immunohistochemical staining.
The finding that Cajal cells express c-kit (CD117), a tyrosine kinase, is a considerable development.
Sosa-Velasco son claros: se trata de estudiar las "representaciones metaforicas de la enfermedad [o, para ser mas precisos, del cuerpo enfermo] en los medicos y escritores Santiago Ramon y Cajal (1852-1934), Pio Baroja (1872-1956), Gregorio Maranon (1887-1960) y Antonio Vallejo Nagera (1888-1960).
Mientras cursaba las asignaturas del doctorado en Medicina, seducido por la contemplacion de las preparaciones microscopicas que Maestre de San Juan le muestra, Ramon y Cajal decide consagrarse a la investigacion histologica.
Telomerase uses this RNA in order to add the sequences onto the end, and this complex is assembled or modified in some way in these Cajal bodies," said Wright.
In addition to leaving a legacy of outstanding scientific research, Cajal published a book, Advice for a Young Investigator (1916), that sought to educate the novice scientist about how science was done and how Cajal believed it should be done.
Cajal ha sido embajador de Espana en Francia (1994-1996), Suecia (1983-1985) y Guatemala (1979-1980), ademas de representante espanol en la OTAN (1990-1991).
While the etiology of all adult gastrointestinal neuromuscular diseases remains incompletely described, damage to the intestinal cells of Cajal represents a likely common cause.
Summary: Madrid - The setting up of a "State" in the Sahara under Algeria's supervision goes against Spain's interest, former Spanish diplomat Maximo Cajal said.
The finding might explain why men have better spatial perception, while women can talk faster and better remember what they hear, Javier DeFelipe of the Cajal Institute in Madrid, Spain, and his colleagues suggest online September 8 in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.
What became known as Golgi's method was later used by Spanish neuroanatomist Santiago Ramon y Cajal to reveal much about the organization of the nervous system.
De forma caracteristica, todos aquellos que nos dedicamos al estudio de la biologia y del funcionamiento del cerebro somos seguidores de otro Santiago, apellidado Ramon y Cajal.
Con estas cortas y ensonadoras lineas quiso Santiago Ramon y Cajal (1852-1934) explicar en sus "Recuerdos de mi vida" las motivaciones internas que lo llevaron a dedicarse, de manera exclusiva, a la exploracion del sistema nervioso hacia 1887, cuando contaba con 35 anos de edad y acababa de ser nombrado catedratico numerario de Histologia e Histoquimia normales y Anatomia Patologica de la Universidad de Barcelona (1).