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Darwin Correspondence Project

To Nature   13 July [1881]

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Summary

Communicates two cases of inheritance reported by J. P. Bishop [in 13137]. The work of E. Brown-Séquard has demonstrated that effects of injuries can be inherited ["Hereditary transmission of an epileptiform affection accidentally produced", Proc. R. Soc. Lond. 10 (1860): 297–8]. E. Dupuy has sent CD a still more remarkable case.

Summary

Communicates two cases of inheritance reported by J. P. Bishop [in 13137]. The work of E. Brown-Séquard has demonstrated that effects of injuries can be inherited ["Hereditary transmission of an epileptiform affection accidentally produced", Proc. R. Soc. Lond. 10 (1860): 297–8]. E. Dupuy has sent CD a still more remarkable case.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-13245
From
Charles Robert Darwin
To
Nature
Sent from
unstated
Source of text
Nature, 21 July 1881, p. 257

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Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 13245,” accessed on 5 June 2020, https://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/letter/DCP-LETT-13245.xml

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