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Foundations of anatomy in Bologna

JMS Pearce East Yorks, England (Fall 2017)   Figure 1. Dissecting table, Bologna Home to the oldest western university,1┬áthe University of Bologna was founded in 1088 and was a centre of intellectual life during the Middle Ages, attracting scholars from throughout Europe. The University began as a law school. Medical teaching started circa 1156 and […]