Augustus Volney Waller

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1816 – 1870

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Who was Augustus Volney Waller?

Augustus Volney Waller FRS was a British neurophysiologist. He was the first to describe the degeneration of severed nerve fibers, now known as Wallerian degeneration.

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Born
Dec 21, 1816
Faversham
Nationality
  • United Kingdom
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Died
Sep 18, 1870
Geneva

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on July 23, 2013

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