Reference numberCLP/12i/7
TitlePaper, ['The method observed in transfusing the bloud out of one live animal into another'] by [Richard Lower]
DescriptionLower provides details of how to carry out a blood transfusion from one dog to another with suggestions about how to prevent one from dying. The paper was extracted from a letter from Lower to Robert Boyle.

Subject: Medicine

Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'The method observed in transfusing the bloud out of one live animal into another: and how this experiment is like to be improved. Some considerations concerning the same'.

Read to the Royal Society on 26 September 1666.
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1665.0128
Printed in 'Philosophical Transactions', vol 1, no 20, p 353
Related records in the catalogueRBO/3/42
Fellows associated with this archive
NA6102Lower; Richard (1631 - 1691); physician and physiologist1631 - 1691
NA8137Boyle; Robert (1627 - 1691); natural philosopher and chemist1627 - 1691
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