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Referee's report by William Dobinson Halliburton, on a paper 'The influence of removal of the large intestine and increasing quantities of fat in the diet on general metabolism in dogs' by Vaughan Harley

Reference number: RR/14/52

Date: 15 October 1898

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Recommended for publication in the 'Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society'. The paper is 'tedious to read' but this is the nature of the subject matter. Suggests the author append a summary of conclusions, with reference to the main body of the text where necessary. Refers to work of H Weiske and A Wicke, to whose work the author should be referred. Refers to work of Moraczewski. Finds an error in the abstract which is not present in the full manuscript.

Subject: Physiology

[Published in the 'Proceedings of the Royal Society of London']

Endorsed on recto as received 17 October 1898.

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RR/14/52
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15 October 1898
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Letter on paper
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4 pages
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Manuscript

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William Dobinson Halliburton

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William Dobinson Halliburton, Referee's report by William Dobinson Halliburton, on a paper 'The influence of removal of the large intestine and increasing quantities of fat in the diet on general metabolism in dogs' by Vaughan Harley, 15 October 1898, RR/14/52, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rr_14_52/referees-report-by-william-dobinson-halliburton-on-a-paper-the-influence-of-removal-of-the-large-intestine-and-increasing-quantities-of-fat-in-the-diet-on-general-metabolism-in-dogs-by-vaughan-harley, accessed on 26 February 2024

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