International Congress of Biology
During the centenary of the independence of Uruguay, an international congress of biology will be held in Montevideo, October 8-12, the first of the kind to be held in South America. The chairman of the committee on organization is Prof. Clemente Estable. The committees in Argentina (chairman, Prof. B. A. Houssay), Brazil (chairman, Prof. M. Ozorio de Almeida), Chile (chairman, Dr. Eugenio Suarez) and other countries will cooperate to make the congress a success. The central committee and the committee of Argentina have invited a number of eminent men in Europe and the United States to assist at the congress, and the following men have accepted the invitation: Professors McClung (United States), Brachet (Belgium), Rondoni (Milan) and Embden (Frankfort). The congress is to be held under the auspices of the Sociedad de biología de Montevideo.
The Parathyroids and Regulation of the Blood Calcium
Before the Sociedad