Kluver, Heinrich

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Klüver,

Heinrich, German-born U.S. neurologist, 1897-1979.
Klüver-Barrera Luxol fast blue stain - in combination with cresyl violet, a stain useful for demonstrating myelin and Nissl substance.
Klüver-Bucy syndrome - a syndrome mostly reported in monkeys, characterized by psychic blindness or hyperreactivity to visual stimuli, increased oral and sexual activity, and depressed drive and emotional reactions.
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In 1937, Heinrich Kluver and Paul Bucy described a distinct, reproducible behavioral syndrome after bilateral temporal lobectomy in rhesus monkeys.