Ilza Veith, “The Yellow Emperor’s Classic of Internal Medicine “, 1949 is the major book in Chinese history of Medicine. In the history of science, it is the origin of physiological chemistry (biochemistry). Biochemistry, is not about exact measurements. It concerns itself with signs that are symptoms of physiologic disorder. Physical chemistry as modern chemistry … Continue reading Ilza Veith, “Yellow Emperor’s Classic of Internal Medicine”, 1949.
Archibald Edward Garrod, “Inborn Errors of Metabolism”, 1908 was a nonfiction science book. Among the many “inborn errors of metabolism” described by Archibald Edward Garrod was “Sickle Cell Anemia”. However, today we would not classify “Sickle Cell Anemia” as aa “inborn error of metabolism”. That having been said, I will … Continue reading Archibald Edward Garrod, “Inborn Errors of Metabolism”, 1908.