Reference numberNLB/18/401
Alternative reference numberNLB/18 p227
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor Burdon Sanderson, Fellow of the Royal Society
Date4 March 1899
DescriptionOn 10 March Sanderson reported upon a paper by Dr Brodie and Dr Richardson on "A study of the phenomena and causation of heat-contraction of skeletal muscle". This paper was recommended for publication in the 'Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society' by the Physiology Committee provided the authors condensed the paper and reduced the figures to ten in accordance with the recommendations of the referees.

The paper has recently been received back from the author and the Physiology Committee request that Sanderson will look through it and see it if meets his approval. Therefore send the paper with Sanderson's report [not enclosed].
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Fellows associated with this archive
NA8280Burdon-Sanderson; Sir; John Scott (1828 - 1905)1828 - 1905
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