Camillo Golgi


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Related to Camillo Golgi: Santiago Ramon y Cajal, George Palade
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Italian histologist noted for work on the structure of the nervous system and for his discovery of Golgi bodies (1844-1926)

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In 1873, Italian physician and scientist Camillo Golgi developed a method of staining nerve tissue that made the complex networking structure of the brain visible.
The Golgi tendon organ is named after Camillo Golgi (pronounced Gol-jee), an Italian histologist who studied many types of nerve cells with early microscopes (1878) (Fig.
Aunque recibio varias distinciones, como el premio Moscu (1900) y la medalla de oro Helmholtz de la Academia de Ciencias de Berlin (1905), el momento cumbre de su carrera fue en el mes de octubre de 1906, cuando el Real Instituto Carolino de Estocolmo le otorgo, junto con su colega Camillo Golgi, el premio Nobel de Fisiologia y Medicina (1-4).
The parallel lives and discoveries of Santiago Ramon y Cajal and Camillo Golgi provides an intriguing survey of two men whose similar discoveries and investigative processes led to the science of neurosurgery and better understanding of neurological diseases.
Camillo Golgi is probably the only person to win a Nobel prize for something he didn't believe in.