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Augustinian monk and botanist whose experiments in breeding garden peas led to his eventual recognition as founder of the science of genetics (1822-1884)

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That's the location where, 150 years ago, Gregor Johann Mendel made observations about plants passing on characteristics from generation to generation-a line of thinking that ultimately led to the study of modern genetics.
com, where visitors can also go to learn more about the life and discoveries of Gregor Johann Mendel.
Growing up in Brno, I was taught at an early age to take pride in this city's great heritage as the site where Gregor Johann Mendel made such important scientific discoveries that helped shape the world we live in today," said Petr Palas, CEO and Founder of Kentico, the general partner and a sponsor of the Mendel: The Legacy celebratory event.