Eric F. Wieschaus
|Eric Francis Wieschaus|
Wieschaus at 11th European Conference on Artificial Life in Paris
|Born||Eric Francis Wieschaus
June 8, 1947
South Bend, Indiana, U.S.
A lot of Wieschaus' research focuses on embryogenesis in the fruit fly Drosophila melanogaster and it specifically focuses on the patterning which occurs in the early Drosophila embryo. In 1995, Wieschaus shared the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine with Edward B. Lewis "for their discoveries concerning the genetic control of early embryonic development".
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- "Eric F. Wieschaus - Facts". Nobelprize.org. http://www.nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/medicine/laureates/1995/wieschaus-facts.html. Retrieved 2014-06-28.
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