Geoffrey H. Bourne
|Geoffrey H. Bourne|
|Born||17 November 1909|
|Died||19 July 1988(aged 78)|
|Fields||anatomy and primatology|
|Institutions||Yerkes Regional Primate Research Center|
|Known for||adrenal gland|
Geoffrey Howard Bourne (17 November 1909 – 19 July 1988) was an Australian-American anatomist and primatologist. In particular, he studied the adrenal gland, conducting pioneering work in histochemistry.
Bourne was director of Yerkes Regional Primate Research Center from 1962 until his death.
- Bourne, G. H. (1949) The Mammalian Adrenal Gland
- (1956) Biochemistry and Physiology of Bone
- (1957) Vitamin C in the Animal Cell
- (ed.) (1961) Physiological and Pathological Aging
- (1962) Structure and Function of Muscle
- (1970) Ape People
- (1974a) Non-Human Primates and Medical Research
- (1974b) Primate Odyssey
- (1975) The Gentle Giants: The Gorilla Story'
- (ed.) (1977) Human and Veterinary Nutrition
- (ed.) (1988) Sociological and Medical Aspects of Nutrition
- "Dr. Geoffrey Bourne". Nature. ENGLAND. 231 (5297): 66–66. May 1971. PMID 4930483. doi:10.1038/231066c0.
- "Geoffrey Bourne". Lancet. ENGLAND. 2 (7687): 1369–1370. December 1970. ISSN 0140-6736. PMID 4098948. doi:10.1016/s0140-6736(70)92404-9.
- Geoffrey Bourne, Encyclopædia Britannica (subscription required)
- Biography, from Minnesota State University
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