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    Laurence M. V. Totelin (2004). Mithradates' Antidote – A Pharmacological Ghost. Early Science and Medicine 9 (1):1-19.
    Two kinds of sources are available to the historian to reconstruct the first centuries of the history of Mithradates' antidote: biographical information on Mithradates' interests in medicine, and a series of recipes. In this paper I argue that we cannot reconstruct the original recipe of Mithridatium from our existing sources. Instead, I examine how the Romans remodelled the history of the King's death and used the royal name to create a "Roman" drug. This drug enjoyed a huge popularity in the (...)
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    Laurence M. V. Totelin (2012). Carian Medicine Nissen Entre Asclépios et Hippocrate. Étude des cultes guérisseurs et des médecins en Carie. Pp. 397, ills, maps. Liège: Centre International d'Étude de la Religion Grecque Antique, 2009. Paper, €40. ISBN: 978-2-9600717-5-7. [REVIEW] The Classical Review 62 (1):61-62.
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    Laurence M. V. Totelin (2012). And to End on a Poetic Note: Galen's Authorial Strategies in the Pharmacological Books. Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part A 43 (2):307-315.
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    Laurence M. V. Totelin (2007). Mayhew (R.) The Female in Aristotle's Biology: Reason or Rationalization. Pp. Xii + 136. Chicago and London: The University of Chicago Press, 2004. Cased, US$28. ISBN: 978-0-226-51200-. [REVIEW] The Classical Review 57 (01):49-.
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    Laurence M. V. Totelin (2007). Sex and Vegetables in the Hippocratic Gynaecological Treatises. Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part C 38 (3):531-540.
    The compilers of the Hippocratic gynaecological treatises often recommend sexual intercourse as part of treatments for women’s diseases. In addition, they often prescribe the use of ingredients that are obvious phallic symbols. This paper argues that the use of sexual therapy in the Hippocratic gynaecological treatises was more extended than previously considered. The Hippocratic sexual therapies involve a series of vegetable ingredients that were sexually connoted in antiquity, but have since lost their sexual connotations. In order to understand the sexual (...)
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  6. Laurence M. V. Totelin (2004). Brill Online Books and Journals. Early Science and Medicine 9 (1).
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  7. Laurence M. V. Totelin (2004). Maria Michela Sassi, the Science of Man in Ancient Greece. Translated by Paul Tucker. With a Foreword by Sir Geoffrey Lloyd. Chicago and London: University of Chicago Press, 2001. Pp. XXX+224. Isbn 0-226-73530-3. £21.50, $34.00. [REVIEW] British Journal for the History of Science 37 (4):467-468.
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  8. Laurence M. V. Totelin (2007). Sex and Vegetables in the Hippocratic Gynaecological Treatises. Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part C: Studies in History and Philosophy of Biological and Biomedical Sciences 38 (3):531-540.
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