Appolinaire Bouchardat

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Apollinaire Bouchardat (1809-1886), French pharmacist and physician considered as the founder of diabetology, studied in detail the physiological phenomena associated with diabetes, suggested a diet without farinaceous components and accompanied by exercise and sudorifics. Carried a large number of researches on
environment protection, public and work hygiene, metabolic disorders, fertilizers, plant physiology, food chemistry, organic chemistry, etc.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)40-48
Number of pages9
JournalRevista CENIC Ciencias Biológicas
Issue number1
StatePublished - 2017


  • Biological chemistry
  • Bouchardat reagent
  • diabetes
  • diabetology
  • digestion
  • fertilizers
  • food chemistry
  • hygiene
  • iodoform and haloderivatives
  • metabolic diseases
  • rotatory power
  • quinquina,
  • toxicology


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