in American National Biography Online
January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Physiology. 1043 words.
Martin, Henry Newell (01 July 1848–27 October 1896), physiologist, was born in Newry, County Down, Ireland. Details about his parentage are unknown except that his father was a...
in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Society and Culture; Physiology. 1195 words.
Smith, Edward (1819–1874), physiologist and social reformer, was born at Heanor, Derbyshire, the son of Joseph Smith, a successful hosier, and his wife, Martha. He was a medical student at...