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Sherrington, Sir Charles Scottlocked

  • Wilder Penfield
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Sherrington, Sir Charles Scott (1857–1952), physiologist, was born on 27 November 1857 in Islington, London, the son of James Norton Sherrington, who died while his children were young, and Anne Brookes Sherrington (d. 1907), of Great Yarmouth. His mother having married Dr Caleb Rose...

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