Edward B. Lewis

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"for their discoveries concerning the genetic control of early embryonic development" (1995, Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, Christiane Nüsslein-Volhard, Eric F. Wieschaus, regulation of embryonic development)
for his demonstration and exploration of the genetic control of the development of body segments by homeotic genes. (1989, Wolf Prize in Medicine)
For fundamental research on the Bithorax complex, which established the role of homeotic genes in the development of cell patterns and provided a foundation for current studies of embryonic development. (1991, Albert Lasker Award for Basic Medical Research)
For his demonstration and exploration of the genetic control of the development of body segments by homeotic genes. (1990, National Medal of Science for Biological Sciences)
 

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"for their discoveries concerning the genetic control of early embryonic development" (1995, Embryogenesis, Christiane Nüsslein-Volhard, Eric F. Wieschaus)
 

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2004-07-21
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1918-05-20
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