Francis O. Schmitt

Affiliations: 
Biology and Biological Engineering Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, United States 
Area:
structure and molecular properties of proteins, of cells, and of tissues; neuroscience
Website:
http://web.mit.edu/newsoffice/1995/obit-schmitt.html
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(1903 - 1995)
http://www.nasonline.org/member-directory/deceased-members/50783.html
http://books.nap.edu/openbook.php?record_id=9649&page=342
https://biology.mit.edu/events/francis_o_schmitt_lecture

Mean distance: 13.2 (cluster 11)
 
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Parents

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Joseph Erlanger grad student 1927 Washington University (Neurotree)
 (The conduction of the impulse through cold blooded heart muscle locally altered)
Gilbert N. Lewis post-doc 1927 UC Berkeley
Jack Cecil Drummond post-doc 1928 UCL
Otto Fritz Meyerhof post-doc 1929 Kaiser-Wilhelm Institute for Medical Research, Heidelberg
Otto Warburg post-doc 1929 Kaiser-Wilhelm-Institut für Biologie

Children

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David Floyd Waugh grad student 1940 Washington University
Mario Luxoro grad student 1956 MIT
Arnold Hastings Nevis grad student 1956 MIT (Neurotree)
Norman Geschwind post-doc MIT (Neurotree)
Hugh Esmor Huxley post-doc 1952 MIT
Bernard Agranoff post-doc 1950-1952 MIT (Neurotree)
Edwin W. Taylor post-doc 1959 MIT
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Publications

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Schmitt FO. (1995) Walle J. H. Nauta (8 June 1916-24 March 1994). Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society. 139: 445-9
Schmitt FO. (1985) Adventures in molecular biology. Annual Review of Biophysics and Biophysical Chemistry. 14: 1-22
Schmitt FO. (1984) Molecular regulators of brain function: a new view. Neuroscience. 13: 991-1001
Schmitt FO. (1977) Aharon Katchalsky the person. Summary remarks and personal recollections. Advances in Biological and Medical Physics. 16: 353-7
Schmitt FO. (1977) Energy transduction in neuroscience. Bio Systems. 8: 271-3
Schmitt FO, Dev P, Smith BH. (1976) Electrotonic processing of information by brain cells. Recent research augurs an important role for neuronal local circuits in higher brain function Science. 193: 114-120
Blaurock AE, Caspar DL, Schmitt FO. (1971) X-ray diffraction of living nerve. Small-angle diffraction. Neurosciences Research Program Bulletin. 9: 512-5
Schmitt FO. (1971) X-ray diffraction studies of living nerve. Wide-angle diffraction. Neurosciences Research Program Bulletin. 9: 510-2
Schmitt FO. (1970) Promising trends in neuroscience. Nature. 227: 1006-8
Bloom FE, Iversen LL, Schmitt FO. (1970) Macromolecules in synaptic function. Neurosciences Research Program Bulletin. 8: 325-455
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