Prenant, Auguste

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Prenant, Auguste Gender: M
Louis César Auguste Prenant
born on 5 November 1861 at 06:00 (= 06:00 AM )
Place Lyon, France, 45n45, 4e51
Timezone LMT m4e51 (is local mean time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Gauquelin
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French physician, histologist and medico-scientific writer, who was the first to suggest that the corpus luteum (a temporary endocrine structure in female ovaries) acts as a gland of internal secretion. He was a professor at the Faculty of Medicine of Paris and member of the Academy of Medicine. He was the father of zoologist and parasitologist, Marcel Prenant (1893-1983). He died in Paris on 28 September 1927, aged 65.


Source Notes

Archives Gauquelin: Scientists & Medical Doctors (Hommes De Science) A, vol. 2, #601 [1].


  • Vocation : Medical : Physician
  • Vocation : Science : Biology (Histologist)
  • Vocation : Writers : Textbook/ Non-fiction (Medico-scientific)