Paul Langerhans bust

This bust of Paul Langerhans is located in the Charité campus (Berlin), next to the entrance of the building of Pathology, and it was sculpted by the Berliner sculptor Frank Herweg. Paul Langerhans attended the faculty of medicine at the University of Jena and completed the studies in Berlin. There he graduated with a thesis about the anatomy of the pancreas, directed by Rudolf Virchow, his professor. He carried out researches in this field at the Institute of Pathology under the supervision of Virchow.1

  • Photos and main text by Raffaella Minelli moc.liamg|79illenim.alleaffar#| and Viviana Mannella ti.liamtoh|koolyviv#| (December 2017)

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