Wolff kaspar friedrich

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Wolff, Kaspar Friedrich

(Science: person) In 1759 was appointed professor of anatomy and physiology at St Petersburg. Was one of the founders of modern embryology and established the doctrine of the germ layers.

Wolff's duct, wolffian duct.

Lived: 1733-1794. B. Berlin, d. St. Petersburg, Feb 22nd, 1794.