Luigi Galvani – 12.04.1798 died L. Galvani, Italian physicist, physician and physiologist.
While anatomical studies discovered the phenomenon of electrical stimulation organs.
William Harvey – Anatomist and physiologist – In 01. 04. 1578 was born anatomist and physiologist William Harvey. As the first, in 1628 described the construction and operation of the bloodstream. He showed that the contraction of the heart is the origin of the muscle. His discoveries made through experiments on dogs. The result of his discoveries were the first, unsuccessful transfusions and dissemination of treatment bloodletting.
Antonie van Leeuwenhoek – first microscope creator – In 24.10.1632 was born
the Dutch naturalist A. van Leeuwenhoek, considered the creator of the microscope.
As the first saw the human sperm. It is assumed that described many of anatomical structures and
organisms and bacteria discovered and disproved the theory of spontaneous generation.
Second brain – As in the case of operations on the brain heart surgery also it requires extraordinary precision. Neurocardiologists discovered the fact that the heart not only pumps blood through the body – this organ also has about 40,000 nerve cells that constantly exchange information with the neurons in the brain. Doctors speak of “neuro-intelligence of the heart”.