Vesalius

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  • Vesalius
    • Education
      • Studied at the Louvain, Paris & Montpelliar Universities
      • Became Professor at Padua University at age 23
    • Works
      • Fabric of the Human Body
        • Made possible because of the Printing Press
      • Made charts for blood and nerves
    • Discoveries
      • Proved Galen wrong about the Jaw
        • It is 1 bone instead of 2
      • Sternum contains 3 parts and not 7
      • Discovered that the septum of the Heart is not porous
      • He stole criminals' bodies for dissection

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