Turhan Baytop (1920-2002): A pioneer historian of pharmacy from Turkey


TEKİNER H.

JOURNAL OF MEDICAL BIOGRAPHY, cilt.25, ss.239-244, 2017 (AHCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 25 Konu: 4
  • Basım Tarihi: 2017
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1177/0967772015608055
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF MEDICAL BIOGRAPHY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.239-244

Özet

Turhan Baytop, a Turkish professor of pharmacognosy (the scientific study of crude drugs of animal, vegetable, and mineral origin), received international acclaim not only for his contributions in collecting and identifying the Anatolian plants, but also for his extensive research shedding light on the history of Turkish pharmacy. As a devoted researcher, collector, and lecturer, T Baytop was a genuine pioneer of the history of pharmacy as a discipline in Turkey.