New publication: The Gregor Johann Mendel and Evolutionary Biology Special Feature
A special feature of PNAS organized by Nils Chr. Stenseth, Leif Andersson, and Hopi E. Hoekstra
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