Read Karl Landsteiner for Your First Scientific Journal Article
Uber Agglutinationserscheinungen Normalen Menschilchen Blutes
(On Agglutination Phenomena of Normal Human Blood)
Wiener klinische Wochenschrfit. 1901. Vol 14:1132-1134
Don’t fret - the article is in English. And while it may sound intimidating, this article is quite easy to understand.
Karl Landsteiner was one of the best science writers of all time. He wrote 346 journal articles, including this one while working in Austria. The paper is short, to the point, has few big words, and the discovery it reports led to the biggest lifesaving medical advance in history - blood transfusions! It is also the first paper to show evidence for the use of blood for CSI purposes!
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