August Förster (physician)
He was born at Weimar, and educated at the University of Jena (1841–45). He subsequently became an associate professor at the University of Göttingen (1852), relocating to the University of Würzburg in 1858 as a full professor of pathological anatomy. His investigations on pathological histology and teratology were widely noted.
- Lehrbuch der pathologischen Anatomie (10th edition 1875)
- Atlas der mikroskopischen pathologischen Anatomie (1854-1859)
- Grundriss der Encyklopädie und Methodologie der Medizin (1857)
- Die Mißbildungen des Menschen systematisch dargestellt (1861), A book on human teratology, known for its meticulous illustrations.
- This article incorporates text from a publication now in the public domain: Gilman, D. C.; Peck, H. T.; Colby, F. M., eds. (1906). "Förster, August". New International Encyclopedia (1st ed.). New York: Dodd, Mead.