Leopoldo Marco Antonio Caldani was an Italian anatomist who is well-noted for his research into the function of the spinal cord. Along with his nephew, Floriano Caldani, he published a large collection of anatomical drawings titled ‘Icones Anatomicae’ that are considered some of the finest examples of their type.
Born in Bologna, Italy.
Studied medicine in Bologna.
Received his degree.
Became a professor of practical medicine.
Became a professor of anatomy in Padua.
Died in Padua.