Alfred Vulpian statue
By dda @ 2007-03-04 06:19:09
Edmé Félix Alfred Vulpian (born January 5, 1826, Paris, France; died May 18, 1887) was a French physician and neurologist. He was the co-discoverer of Vulpian-Bernard spinal muscular atrophy and the Vulpian-Heidenhain-Sherrington phenomenon.
Among other important discoveries and experiments, Vulpian discovered adrenaline in the adrenal medulla.