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Hales, Stephen

  1. Helen J Power

Published Online: 30 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470015902.a0003591

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How to Cite

Power, H. J. 2008. Hales, Stephen. eLS. .

Author Information

  1. Shadingfield, Suffolk, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 APR 2008

Abstract

Stephen Hales (1677–1761), clergyman and natural philosopher, whose experimental investigations of plant and animal physiology and pneumatic chemistry made significant contributions in these fields.

Keywords:

  • experimental physiology;
  • plant physiology;
  • respiration;
  • blood pressure