Embryology History - Albert Kuntz
Albert Kuntz (1879–1957) was from the Laboratories of Animal Biology, State University of Iowa, Prof. Gilbert L. Houser, Director. He lLater moved to the Department Of Anatomy, Saint Louis University School Of Medicine.
During the early 1900's he wrote several papers on the development of the peripheral nervous system, sympathetic (autonomic) nervous system.
- 1879 - born, Batesville, Indiana.
- 1904 - A.B. degree, Charles City College
- 1905-1908 - Professor of natural science, Charles City College
- 1908-1913 - scholar (1908-1909), Ph.D. (1910), fellow (1909-1910), senior fellow (1910-1911) and instructor (1911-1913), Department of Animal Biology at the State University of Iowa
- 1913 - Assistant professor of biology and histology, St. Louis University
- 1918 - M.D. degree, St. Louis University
- 1919 - Professor of Microanatomy, St. Louis University
- 1930-1946 - Director of Microanatomy Aepartment
- 1946 - Director of Department of Anatomy, St. Louis University.
Studied fish development while he was a visiting scientist at the United States Fisheries Laboratory at Beaufort, North Carolina, and the United States Fisheries Biological Station at Woods Hole, Massachusetts. Kermit Christensen wrote an obituary for him printed in 1957, in Proceedings of the Iowa Academy of Science, 64(1): 65-66.
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Kuntz A. A contribution to the histogenesis of the sympathetic nervous system. (1909) Anat. Rec. 3,: 458-465.
Kuntz A. The role of the vagi in the development of the sympathetic nervous system. (1909) Anat. Anz. 35: 381-390.
Kuntz A. The development of the sympathetic nervous system in mammals. (1910) J Comp. Neurol. 20: 211-258.
Kuntz A. The development of the sympathetic system in birds. (1910) J Comp. Neurol. 20: 211-258.
Kuntz A. The development of the sympathetic nervous system in man. (1920) J. Comp. Neurol. 32(2): 173-229.
1910 (1909), The migration of nervous elements into the dorsal and ventral nerve roots of embryos of the pig. Proceedings of the Iowa Academy of Science for 1909, 16: 217-220 and plate.
1913, The embryology and larval development of Bairdiella chrysura and Anchovia mitchilli. Bull. Bureau of Fisheries, 33, 3-19.
1913, Notes on the habits, morphology of the reproductive organs, and embryology jot the viviparous fish Gambusia affinis. Bull. Bureau of Fisheries, 33, 181- .
1914, Notes on the embryology and larval development of five species of teleostean fishes. Bull. Bureau of Fisheries, 34, 409-429.
1915 (with Lewis Radcliffe), Notes on the embryology and larval development of twelve teleostean fishes. Bull. Bureau of Fisheries, 35, 89-134.
1916, The histological basis of adaptive shades and colors in the flounder, Peralichthys albiguttus. Bull. Bureau of Fisheries, 35, 5-28.
1916, A note on superfetation. Interstate Med. Journal, 23, 1-11.
1920, Retention of dead foetuses in utero and its bearing on the problems of superfetation and superfecundation. Anat. Record, 17, 295-307.
1921, Degenerative changes in the seminal epithelium and associated hyperplasia of the interstitial tissue in the mammalian testis. Endocrinology, 5, 190-204,
1922, A case of abdominal pregnancy with retention of dead fetuses in the rabbit. Anat. Record, 23, 237-239.
1922, The learning of a simple maze by the larvae of Ambystoma tigrinum. University of Iowa Studies in Natural History, 10, 27-35.
1922, Metamorphic changes in the digestive system of Rana pipiens and Ambystoma tigrinum. University of Iowa Studies in Natural History, 10, 37-50.
1922 (with J. Zozaya), The feeding reactions of Ambystoma tigrinum (Green). University of Iowa Studies in Natural History, 10, 51-60.
1922 (with J. Zozaya), Responses of the de-eyed larvae of Ambystoma tigrinum to solid bodies. University of Iowa Studies in Natural History, 10, 61-65.
1922, Factors involved in the quantitative reduction of the tissues in the stomach and intestine in amphibian larvae during metamorphosis. Proc. Soc. Exp. Biol. & Med. 20, 78-79.
1923, An instance of polymely in the frog. Proc. Iowa. Acad. Science, 30, 157-161.
1924, Anatomical and physiological changes in the digestive system during metamorphosis in Rana pipiens and Ambystoma tigrinum. Journal Morph, 38, 581-598.
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