An Interactive Annotated World Bibliography of Printed and Digital Works in the History of Medicine and the Life Sciences from Circa 2000 BCE to Circa 2020 by Fielding H. Garrison (1870-1935), Leslie T. Morton (1907-2004), and Jeremy M. Norman (1945- ) Traditionally Known as “Garrison-Morton”

15524 entries, 13375 authors and 1905 subjects. Updated: January 26, 2022

HARRISON, Ross Granville

2 entries
  • 521

Observations on the living developing nerve fiber.

Anat. Rec., 1, 116-18, 1907.

Harrison demonstrated the development of nerve fibres by independent growth from cells outside the organism.



Subjects: EMBRYOLOGY
  • 558

The outgrowth of the nerve fibre as a mode of protoplasmic movement.

J. exp. Zool, 9, 787-846, 1910.

Tissue culture was made possible by Harrison’s proof of the outgrowth of nerve-fibers from ganglion cells.



Subjects: BIOLOGY, BIOLOGY › Cell Biology