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Eccles, Sir John Carew

Pronunciation: /ˈɛk(ə)lz/
(1903–97), Australian physiologist, who demonstrated the way in which nerve impulses are conducted by means of chemical neurotransmitters. Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine (1963).

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