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  • Bram Stoker's brother, the brain surgeon. [Historical Article]
    Prog Brain Res 2013; 205:197-218Stiles A
  • This essay examines the life and work of Sir William Thornley Stoker, 1st Baronet (1845-1912), the eldest brother of Bram Stoker (1847-1912), the author of Dracula (1897). Sir William or "Thornley," as he was commonly known, was one of Ireland's leading physicians. He performed some of the first brain surgeries in Ireland using Sir David Ferrier's maps of the cerebral cortex. From 1879 into the t…
  • Dog fight: Darwin as animal advocate in the antivivisection controversy of 1875. [Historical Article]
    Stud Hist Philos Biol Biomed Sci 2009; 40(4):265-71Feller DA
  • The traditional characterization of Charles Darwin as a strong advocate of physiological experimentation on animals was posited in Richard French's Antivivisection and medical science in Victorian England (1975), where French portrayed him as a soldier in Thomas Huxley's efforts to preserve anatomical experimentation on animals unfettered by government regulation. That interpretation relied too m…
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