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He was born in ShifnalShropshire.
He was a reforming practitioner and teacher of medicine, and an associate of leading scientific figures. He worked to treat tuberculosis. Beddoes was a friend of Samuel Taylor Coleridgeand, according to E.
Shaffer, an important influence on Coleridge's early thinking, introducing him to the higher criticism.
He enrolled in the University of Edinburgh 's medical course in the early s. He also studied medicine in London under John Sheldon — In he published a translation of Lazzaro Spallanzani 's Dissertations on Natural History, and in produced a translation, with original notes, of Torbern Olof Bergman 's Essays on Elective Attractions.
Their son, poet Thomas Lovell Beddoeswas born in in Bristol. Career Beddoes visited Paris afterwhere he became acquainted with Lavoisier.
Beddoes was appointed professor of chemistry at Oxford University in In the following year he published the History of Isaac Jenkins, a story which powerfully exhibits the evils of drunkenness, and of which 40, copies are reported to have been sold.
He had a clinic in Bristol from to and later began the Pneumatic Institution to test various gases for the treatment of tuberculosis. The institution was later changed to a general hospital. On the principle that butchers seemed to suffer less from tuberculosis than others, he kept cows in a byre alongside the building and encouraged them to breathe on his patients.
Its first superintendent was Humphry Davy who investigated the properties of nitrous oxide in its laboratory. The original aim of the institution was gradually abandoned; it became a general hospital, and was relinquished by its founder in the year before his death.
He strove to effect social good by popularizing medical knowledge, a work for which his vivid imagination and glowing eloquence eminently fitted him.In the Library Request this item to view in the Library's reading rooms using your library card.
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Crucial experiments to establish the roles of spermatozoa and seminal fluid in fertilization were performed in the s by Lazzaro Spallanzani, working mainly with frogs. In Albrecht von Kölliker discovered that spermatozoa are cells, and in Robert Remak demonstrated that the frog's ovum was also a .