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Meissner, Georg
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An Was Professor of Anatomy and Physiology in Basle, Professor of Zoology and Physiology in Freiburg and Professor of Physiology in Gottingen.

Meissner's Corpuscles - tactile nerve endings, corpuscula tactus.

Meissner's Plexus - plexus submucosus of the alimentary tract.

Lived: 1829-1903. B. Hanover. Nov 29th, 1829, d. 1903.

See: Meissner's corpuscle, Meissner's plexus.

(05 Dec 1998)