Reference numberMC/4/173
TitleLetter from Robert Remak, Berlin, to the Royal Society
Date18 February 1847
DescriptionRegarding a summary of his treatise 'Upon an independent intestinal nervous system', regarding a description of a intestinal nervous systems of birds, discovered in 1843. Remak offers an overview of the contents, incl. comparative anatomy and observations on the nucleated nervous fibres.

[The letter is on two pages, the second of which is labelled MC/4/173a within the volume.]
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