Lewy

Lewy may refer to:

  • Levi, a biblical personage.
  • Lewy body, abnormal aggregates of protein that develop inside nerve cells of the brain.
  • Dementia with Lewy bodies, progressive brain disease associated with degenerative dementia in the elderly.
  • Alfred J. Lewy, Psychiatrist.
  • Bergnart Carl Lewy, Danish chemist.
  • Casimir Lewy, Philosopher.
  • Frederic Lewy, Neurologist best known for discovering Lewy bodies.
  • Glen Lewy, National Chair of the Anti-Defamation League.
  • Guenter Lewy, Controversial Political Scientist, University of Massachusetts.
  • Hans Lewy, Mathematician.
  • Israel Lewy, German-Jewish scholar.
  • Peter Lewy, Cellist.
  • Robert Ira Lewy, American doctor noted for research on aspirin therapy in heart disease and allergic reaction to silicone breast implants.


Other articles related to "lewy":

Bergnart Carl Lewy
... Bergnart (Bernhard) Carl Lewy was a Danish chemist born in Copenhagen on July 5, 1817 ... Lewy soon proved himself to be the possessor of great experimental ability so that the Académie des Sciences in 1841 entrusted him with the task of studying the atmospheric ... In 1847 Lewy was appointed professor of chemistry at Bogotá, New Granada, where he enjoyed great popularity and filled many honorary offices ...
Casimir Lewy - Life
... His father, Ludwig Lewy, was a doctor and died when he was a boy, so he grew up with his mother's family ... Lewy spent most of the Long Vacation of 1938 in Poland, returning to Cambridge just before the Munich crisis ... with Alan Macfarlane, Cambridge philosopher Simon Blackburn said of Lewy "At Cambridge the great influence on all of us in Trinity was Casimir Lewy he was a Polish Jew who had left Germany just in time before the ...
Frederic Lewy
... He is perhaps best known for the discovery of Lewy bodies, which are a characteristic indicator of Parkinson's disease and dementia with Lewy bodies ...
Magdalena Lewy-Boulet
... Magdalena Lewy-Boulet (née Lewy born August 8, 1973) is an American runner from Oakland, California ... Born in Jastrzębie-Zdrój, Poland, Lewy-Boulet became a U.S ... Lewy Boulet finished second at the 2008 U.S ...