Special feature of PNAS on The Gregor Johann Mendel and Evolutionary Biology Special Feature
Nils Chr. Stenseth, Leif Andersson, and Hopi E. Hoekstra organized a special feature of PNAS.
Cover of the PNAS special feature. The onlilne version was published July 18th 2022, two days before Mendel's 200th birthday. Source: PNAS issue July 26, 2022, Vol. 119, no. 30.
The Gregor Johann Mendel and Evolutionary Biology Special Feature celebrates the 200th anniversary of the birth of Gregor Johann Mendel, who discovered the genetic mechanism of trait inheritance, the missing component of Darwin’s evolutionary theory. The authors of this special feature present a collection of perspectives covering Mendel’s life, work, and contribution to science, with a focus on his impact on the development of modern evolutionary biology.
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- Introduction by Nils Chr. Stenseth, Leif Andersson and Hopi E. Hoekstra: Gregor Johann Mendel and the development of modern evolutionary biology
July 26, 2022
Vol. 119, No. 30