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Hall continues with his earlier research (see AP/29/5), this time writing on the electrogenic condition of the spinal marrow and of the incident spinal nerves. He shares details of experiments on a frog.

Followed by three pages of figures showing experiments on frogs' legs. Annotations in pencil throughout.

Subject: Neuroscience / Electricity

Received 14 April 1847.

Whilst the Royal Society declined to publish this paper in full, an abstract of the paper was published in volume 5 of Abstracts of the Papers Printed in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London [later Proceedings of the Royal Society] as 'Researches into the effects of certain physical and chemical agents on the nervous system'.

Reference number
AP/29/6
Earliest possible date
April 1847
Physical description
Ink on paper
Page extent
34 pages
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Manuscript

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Marshall Hall

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Marshall Hall, Unpublished paper, 'Researches into the effects of certain physical and chemical agents on the nervous systems, section II' by Marshall Hall, April 1847, AP/29/6, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/ap_29_6/unpublished-paper-researches-into-the-effects-of-certain-physical-and-chemical-agents-on-the-nervous-systems-section-ii-by-marshall-hall, accessed on 24 July 2024

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