Marie Francois Xavier Bichat Biography

Marie François Xavier Bichat was a French anatomist and physiologist who is best remembered as the father of modern histology and descriptive anatomy. Despite working without a microscope, he was the first to introduce the notion of tissues as distinct entities, and maintained that diseases attacked tissues rather than whole organs or the entire body, causing a revolution in anatomical pathology. Source: Wikipedia

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Name:
Marie Francois Xavier Bichat
Nationality:
France
Profession:
Physician
Date of Birth:
November 14, 1771
Astrological Sign:
Scorpio
Date of Death:
July 22, 1802
Age at Death:
30
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