Joseph Erlanger

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American doctor

Why Is Joseph Erlanger Influential?

According to Wikipedia, Joseph Erlanger was an American physiologist who is best known for his contributions to the field of neuroscience. Together with Herbert Spencer Gasser, he identified several varieties of nerve fiber and established the relationship between action potential velocity and fiber diameter. They were awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1944 for these achievements.

Joseph Erlanger's Published Works

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