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Serge Voronoff

Physiologist, born in Voronezh, W Russia. He studied in Paris, and became director of experimental surgery at the Coll├Ęge de France. He specialized in grafting animal glands into the human body, experimented with testicle transplants as a means to rejuvenation, and wrote on his theory connecting gland secretions with senility.

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