Help: Soret and hemoglobin absorption.

Joe LaManna jcl4 at
Sat Apr 20 11:39:52 EST 1996

In article <Pine.SUN.3.91.960419211638.14545A-100000 at>,
Neal Prakash <eamg061 at> wrote:

> Hello,
> I am writing a historical review on intrinsic signal optical imaging and 
> am having great difficulty finding any information about Soret.
> All I know is that he was the first to examine the absorption spectrum of 
> hemoglobin. I need dates and references for his work. I think he lived 
> from roughly 1750-1850.
> Any info is appreciated!
> -----------------------------------------------------------------------------
> -Neal Prakash 
> Department of Psychobiology, College of Medicine

I believe that you are referring to Sorby, Proc Roy Soc Lond 15:433-455,

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- Joe LaManna

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