ARTHUS, Nicolas Maurice
Arch. Physiol. norm. path., 5 ser., 2, 739-46, 1890.
First demonstration of the essential role of calcium in the mechanism of blood coagulation.
Subjects: HEMATOLOGY › Coagulation , WOMEN in Medicine & the Life Sciences, Publications About
C. R. Soc. Biol. (Paris), 55, 817-20, 1903.
The “Arthus phenomenon” – a symptom of anaphylaxis. Arthus showed that “antibody-mediated inflammation could be elicited in the skin of sensitized animals upon local introduction of an appropriate antigen” (Silverstein). Abbreviated English translation in Bibel, Milestones of immunology (1988).
Subjects: ALLERGY › Anaphylaxis