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Benjamin Freeman Kingsbury (1872-1946)

Benjamin Freeman Kingsbury (1872-1946) was professor of Anatomy at Cornell University.

Best known for his early description of mitochondria, but made significant contributions to embryology.

Embryology History - Benjamin Kingsbury

Selected References

Kingsbury BF. The morphogenesis of the mammalian ovary: Felis domestica. Amer. J Anat. 15(3): 345-387.

Kingsbury BF. The extent of the floor-plate of His and its significance. (1920) J Comp. Neurol. 32(1): 113–135.

Kingsbury BF. The developmental origin of the notochord. (1920) Science. 20;51(1312): 190-3. PMID 17756697

Kingsbury BF. The fundamental plan of the vertebrate brain. (1922) J. Comp. Neural. 461-490.

Kingsbury BF. On the fate of the ultimobranchial body within the human thyroid gland. (1935) Anat. Rec. 61(2): 155–173.

Kingsbury BF. The question of a lateral thyroid in mammals, with special reference to man. (1939) Am J Anat 65: 333-359.

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