in American National Biography Online
January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Physiology; Biological and Medical Physics. 1025 words.
Hecht, Selig (08 February 1892–18 September 1947), physiologist and biophysicist, was born in the village of Glogow, in what was then Austrian Poland, the son of Mandel Hecht and Mary...