An Interactive Annotated World Bibliography of Printed and Digital Works in the History of Medicine and the Life Sciences from Circa 2000 BCE to 2022 by Fielding H. Garrison (1870-1935), Leslie T. Morton (1907-2004), and Jeremy M. Norman (1945- ) Traditionally Known as “Garrison-Morton”

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HOPPE-SEYLER, Ernst Felix Immanuel

3 entries
  • 870

Ueber das Verhalten des Blutfarbstoffe im Spectrum des Sonnenlichtes.

Virchows Arch. path. Anat., 23, 446-49, 1862.

Using the spectroscope, Hoppe-Seyler discovered the absorption spectrum of blood. See No. 873.

  • 873

Ueber den chemischen und optischen Eigenschaften des Blutfarbstoffs.

Virchows Arch. path. Anat., 29, 233-35, 597-600, 1864.

Hoppe-Seyler obtained hemoglobin in crystalline form and made other important discoveries in hematology. See also No. 870.

See Frederic L. Holmes, "Crystals and carriers: The chemical and physiological identification of hemoglobin," In: No
truth except In the details. Essays in honor of Martin J. Klein. Edited By A. J. Kox & Daniel M. Siegel (1995) 191-244. 

  • 701

Physiologische Chemie.

Berlin: A. Hirschwald, 1881.

Hoppe-Seyler, one of the greatest of the physiological chemists, founded the Zeitschrift für physiologische Chemie and wrote a classical textbook on the subject.