History of Genetics.

(Part 1, Principles of Animal and Population Genetics, AGB)

History of Genetics

by Dr. Manoranjan Roy, Department of Animal Genetics and Breeding, F/O-VAS, of WBUAFS

History of Genetics


Gregor Johann Mendel who is called the "Father of Genetics" for his study on the inheritance of traits in pea plants. 

The significance of Mendel's work was not recognized until their rediscovery by the three scientists: Hugo de Vries (Holland), Carl Correns (Germany) and Erich von Tschermak (Austria).

Note: The following pdf is the AGB note of (Unit 2) Principles of Animal and Population Genetics, Part 1 of BVSc & AH. *AGB - Animal Genetics and Breeding.

Topics of the PDF file of 'History of Genetics' : 

Introduction / Pre - Mendelian ideas on Heredity / Mendelian Era / Post - Mendel Era.

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