Houssay, Bernardo A.

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Bernardo A., Argentinian physiologist and Nobel laureate, 1887-1971.
Houssay animal - an animal that has had its pancreas and hypophysis excised.
Houssay phenomenon
Houssay syndrome - the amelioration of diabetes mellitus by a destructive lesion in, or surgical removal of, the pituitary gland.
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Bernardo A. Houssay of Buenos Aires, Argentina, for his studies of the hormone produced by the pituitary gland.