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  1. Loewi, Otto Loewinoun

    United States pharmacologist (born in Germany) who was the first to show that acetylcholine is produced at the junction between a parasympathetic nerve and a muscle (1873-1961)


  1. otto loewi

    Otto Loewi was a German-born pharmacologist and psychobiologist who, along with Sir Henry Dale, received the Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine in 1936 for his discovery of the chemical transmission of nerve impulses. His research revolutionized the understanding of the nervous system and had significant implications for the study and treatment of neurological disorders.


  1. Otto Loewi

    Otto Loewi was a German born pharmacologist whose discovery of acetylcholine helped enhance medical therapy. The discovery earned for him the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1936 which he shared with Sir Henry Dale, whom he met in 1902 when spending some months in Ernest Starling's laboratory at University College, London. He has been referred to as the "Father of Neuroscience."

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Otto Loewi in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Otto Loewi in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8


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