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Correns, Carl Erich (1864–1933)




Carl Erich Correns
German biologist and geneticist, In 1900 he rediscovered, along with two others, the works of Gregor Mendel outlining the principles of heredity. Correns conducted experiments to determine the validity of Mendel's laws (see Mendelian inheritance) and helped to provide evidence that proved his theories.


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