- Published18 Jun 2020
- Author Calli McMurray
- Source BrainFacts/SfN
The Italian physician and neuroscientist devised a revolutionary technique to stain neurons that neuroscientists still use today.
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The Editors of Encyclopaedia Britannica. (2020, January 17). Camillo Golgi. Retrieved from https://www.britannica.com/biography/Camillo-Golgi
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