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Würzburg, Bavaria, Germany — Southern Germany (Scarplands and Alpine Region)
 

Friedrich Daniel von Recklinghausen

 
 
Friedrich Daniel von Recklinghausen Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, March 13, 2019
1. Friedrich Daniel von Recklinghausen Marker
Inscription.  
Hier wohnte
Friedrich Daniel von
Recklinghausen

*2.12.1833 in Gütersloh (Westfalen) †26.8.1910 in Straßburg

1865-1872 Professor
an der Julius-Maximilians-Universität Würzburg

Lehrstuhl für Pathologische Anatomie
und Geschichte der Medizin

Entdecker der Mobilität und Phagozytose-Fähigkeit von weißen
Blutzellen und damit Wegbereiter der modernen Entzündungslehre;
Erforscher der nach ihm benannten von-Recklinghausen-Krankheit
des Knochens

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(English translation:)

Here lived Friedrich Daniel von Recklinghausen, born December 2, 1833 in Guetersloh (Westphalia), died August 26, 1910 in Strasbourg. Professor at the Julius-Maximilians University Wuerzburg, 1865-1872. Chair for Pathological Anatomy and History of Medicine. Discoverer of the mobility and phagoztotic-potential of white blood cells, and therefore a pioneer of modern theory on inflammation; researcher of the disease named after him, "von Recklinghausen disease (of the bones)" (not to be confused with neurofibromatosis, a different disease also sometimes carrying his name).
 
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Friedrich Daniel von Recklinghausen Marker - wide view image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, March 13, 2019
2. Friedrich Daniel von Recklinghausen Marker - wide view
The marker is located just to the rifht of the corner of the building, between two windows, and below the marker for Julius von Sachs.
Julius-Maximilians Universität Würzburg.
 
Location. 49° 47.842′ N, 9° 56.013′ E. Marker is in Würzburg, Bavaria. Marker is at the intersection of Theaterstraße and Barbarossaplatz, on the left when traveling north on Theaterstraße. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Würzburg, Bavaria 97070, Germany. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Site of Former Manor House (here, next to this marker); Julius von Sachs (here, next to this marker); Rudolf Virchow (a few steps from this marker); Albert von Koelliker (a few steps from this marker); Franz Oberthür (within shouting distance of this marker); Carl Caspar von Siebold (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); Historicher Gedenkpunkt / A Place for Historical Contemplation (about 150 meters away); Hermann Müller-Thurgau (about 180 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Würzburg.
 
Also see . . .  Friedrich Daniel von Recklinghausen (Wikipedia). (Submitted on April 18, 2019.)
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on April 18, 2019. This page originally submitted on April 18, 2019, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 33 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 18, 2019, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.
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