Charles Bell


Anatomist who investigated the nervous system and the expression of emotions in humans. Co-owner of and principal lecturer at the Great Windmill Street School of Anatomy, 1812–25. Surgeon at the Middlesex Hospital, 1812. Professor of surgery, Edinburgh University, 1836. Knighted, 1831. FRS 1826.

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