THE HISTORY OF ASPIRIN

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Meeting Details
Speaker: Dr Peter Sheldon View Flyer
Biography: Leicester Royal Infirmary
Date: Tuesday 7th June 2016
Time: 8.00 pm
Venue: Studio Theatre
Description: From Hippocrates' use of plant-derived salicylates, the description of the effect of willow bark by Rev. Edward Stone in 1763, its industrial preparation and application in clinical medicine, right up to the present time.

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