Theodericus Ulsenius
Theodericus Ulsenius, the Latin version of the Frisian Dirk van Ulsen (c. 1460 – c. 1508), was a Renaissance humanist and physician. Born in Zwolle, in the present-day Netherlands, he spent much of hi...
Ulrich Rülein von Calw
Ulrich Rülein von Calw (1465–1523) was a doctor, mathematician and well-known mining engineer. He was also active as a surveyor, town planner and astrologer and was the mayor (Bürgermeister) of the mi...
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Samuel Eisenmenger
Samuel Eisenmenger (1534–1585) was a German physician.
Johann Bauhin
Johann (or Jean) Bauhin (12 December 1541 – 26 October 1613) was a Swiss botanist, born in Basel. He was the son of physician Jean Bauhin and the brother of physician and botanist Gaspard Bauhin.He st...
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Cornelius Gemma
Cornelius (or Cornelio) Gemma (28 February 1535 – 12 October 1578) was a physician, astronomer and astrologer, and the oldest son of cartographer and instrument-maker Gemma Frisius. He was a professor...
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Thomas Leyson
Thomas Leyson was a Welsh poet and physician in the 16th century.Born in Neath, Glamorgan, Leyson studied at Oxford University. He settled to medical practice in Bath, where he died.Leyson wrote a Lat...
Nicolaus Pol
Nicolaus Pol (c. 1467 – 1532) was a Renaissance-era physician. He entered the service of Sigismund of Austria at Innsbruck in 1487, and continued to serve Sigismund's successors, emperors Maximi...
Garcia de Orta
Garcia de Orta (1501 or 1502–1568) was a Portuguese Renaissance Sephardi Jewish physician and naturalist. He was a pioneer of tropical medicine.
Garcia de Orta was born in Castelo de Vide, probabl...
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Rembert Dodoens
Rembert Dodoens (29 June 1517 – 10 March 1585) was a Flemish physician and botanist, also known under his Latinized name Rembertus Dodonaeus.
Dodoens was born in Mechelen. In 1530 he began his st...
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Giorgio Biandrata
Giorgio Biandrata or Blandrata (1515 – May 5, 1588), was an Italian physician and polemicist, who came of the De Biandrate family, powerful from the early part of the 13th century.Biandrata was born a...
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Michael Servetus
Michael Servetus (/sərˈviːtəs/; Spanish: Miguel Serveto Conesa), also known as Miguel Servet, Miguel Serveto, Revés, or Michel de Villeneuve (29 September 1509 or 1511 – 27 October 1553), was...
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Laurent Joubert
Laurent Joubert (16 December 1529, Dauphiné, France - 21 October 1582, near Montpellier, France) was a French physician. He travelled to Montpellier at the age of 21 to study medicine, and became a st...
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Cristóvão da Costa (botanist)
Cristóvão da Costa (1515 – 1594) was a Portuguese doctor and natural historian. He is considered a pioneer in the study of plants from the Orient, especially their use in pharmacology. ...
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Felix Plater
Felix Plater (or Platter) (October 28, 1536 – July 28, 1614) was a Swiss physician, professor in Basel, well known for his classification of psychiatric diseases, and was also the first to describe an...
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