By Mathias Jucker, Konrad Beyreuther, Christian Haass, Roger M. Nitsch
Few scientific or medical addresses have so unmistakeably made heritage because the presentation added via Alois Alzheimer on November four, 1906 in TÃ¼bingen.The celebratory occasion, ""Alzheimer a hundred Years and Beyond"" equipped at the initiation of the Alzheimer group in Germany and around the globe, in collaboration with the Fondation Ipsen, was once the spotlight of the yr of Alzheimer. even though, past those few months of tributes, the centennial deals a distinct chance to evaluate either the growth accomplished and the uncertainties closing. This quantity, a suite comprised often of articles by way of the invited audio system and in addition of some different trendy researchers, is intended to be a list of these occasions.
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I cannot … in this way. Alzheimer: What is the current year? : 1800. Alzheimer: Are you ill? : Second month. Alzheimer: What are the names of the patients? ] Alzheimer: Which month is it now? : The eleventh. Alzheimer: What is the name of the eleventh month? : The last one, if not the last one. Alzheimer: Which one? : I don’t know. Alzheimer: What color is the snow? : White. Alzheimer: The soot? : Black. Alzheimer: The sky? The history of Alois Alzheimer‘s ﬁrst case Auguste D. : Blue. Alzheimer: The meadows?
Here and now. You don’t mind. Alzheimer: Why are you here? : We are going to live there. Alzheimer: Where is your bed? : Where should it be? The history of Alois Alzheimer‘s ﬁrst case Auguste D. 27 Alzheimer: How did you sleep? : Very good. Alzheimer: Where is your husband? : In the clerk’s ofﬁce. Alzheimer: How old are you? : Fifty-seven years. Alzheimer: Where are you living? : Waldemarstreet. Alzheimer: Have you already eaten today? : Soup and other things. Alzheimer: What are you doing? : To clean and something like that.
In Munich Alzheimer was appointed head of the neuroanatomic laboratory, which became an important center for brain research. He was joined by a number of renowned psychiatrists and neuropathologists, including Gaetano Perusini, Francesco Bonﬁglio, Ugo Cerletti, Alfons Jakob, Hans Gerhard Creutzfeldt, Nicolas Achucarro, Karl Kleist, and Smith Ely Jeliffe. Alzheimer and his co-workers completed thousands of microscopic preparations (Fig. 4). 16 K. Maurer Fig. 3. Photograph of Mr. and Mrs. Alzheimer and the Children Hans, Maria and Gertrud Alzheimer’s research interests were wide-ranging.
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