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Oscar Schotté Biology Research Materials

 Collection
Identifier: MA.00225

Scope and Contents

Research papers consisting of laboratory notes, tabulations and drafts of publications.

Dates

  • 1949-1957

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

There is no restriction on access to the collection for research use. Particularly fragile items may be restricted for preservation purposes.

Conditions Governing Use

Requests for permission to publish material from the collection should be directed to the Archives and Special Collections. It is the responsibility of the researcher to identify and satisfy the holders of all copyrights.

Biographical / Historical

Oscar Schotté was born December 21, 1895. He received the Licencié-en-Sciences in 1920 and the D.Sc. in 1925 from the University of Geneva. After teaching at European universities and at Yale, he came to Amherst College in 1934 and taught in the Biology Department until 1966. After retirement he continued to conduct research until shortly before his death on April 12, 1988. Schotté earned a reputation for his work in neurotrophic and morphogenetic control of regeneration. He was author or co-author of over 65 scientific publications in the fields of experimental morphology, experimental embryology, endocrinology and regeneration.

Extent

0.5 Linear feet (1 archives box)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Research papers consisting of laboratory notes, tabulations and drafts of publications.
Status
Completed
Author
Janet K. Ha (AC 2007)
Date
2012
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Amherst College Archives and Special Collections Repository

Contact:
Amherst College Archives & Special Collections
Robert Frost Library
61 Quadrangle Drive
Amherst MA 01002-5000
(413) 542-2299