Hallervorden, Julius

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Julius, German neurologist, 1882-1965.
Hallervorden syndrome - Synonym(s): Hallervorden-Spatz syndrome
Hallervorden-Spatz disease - Synonym(s): Hallervorden-Spatz syndrome
Hallervorden-Spatz syndrome - a disorder characterized by dystonia with other extrapyramidal dysfunctions. Synonym(s): Hallervorden-Spatz disease; Hallervorden syndrome; status dysmyelinisatus
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The Institute admits the samples were once used by the Nazi brain researcher Julius Hallervorden.
This is a book of biographies, and the subjects are George Sharpe, Thomas Browne, Henry Power, Thomas Willis, William Petty, Laurence Sterne, Victor Horsley, Hugh Cairns and finally Julius Hallervorden. Many subjects are known for their contributions to anatomy, particularly neuroanatomy, as well as their interest in neuropathology.
The disgraceful account is that of the neuropathologist Julius Hallervorden, who participated in the Nazi euthanasia programme by collecting materials, and sometimes removing brains from defective children that had been killed with carbon monoxide.