Podvysotsky Valerian Osipovich( Russian pharmacologist.)
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Biography Podvysotsky Valerian Osipovich
1822 - 1892
. For 30 years he served on various governmental and public institutions, . then, . in 1872, . 50 years old, . entered the Medical Faculty of Dorpat (now Tartu) University, . where a student attracted attention for its excellent research on the pharmacology,
. In 1878, Mr.. - Doctor of Medicine for his thesis on histology "Anatomische Untersuchungen ueber d. Zungendrusen d. Menschen und d. Saugethiere ", then invited as an assistant in the department of pharmacology. Here, they unveiled a series of important studies. Especially known for his work on ergot preparations, emetic root of podofilline, of iron supplementation. In addition, he revised and supplemented the textbook Professor Dybkovskogo. In the early 80-ies he was made the offer to the chair of pharmacology at the University of Krakow, but it is not settled because of religious reasons (Podvysotsky was orthodox religion). In 1885, Mr.. appointed professor in Kazan to the department of Pharmacognosy.