Fathers of different fields of biology

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Fathers of Different Fields of Biology 

1. Father of Concept of Evolution - Empedocles (495-425 B.C.) 

2. Father of Medicine - Hippocrates (460-375 B.C.) 

3. Father of Biology, Embryology  

and Zoology - Aristotle (384-322 B.C.) 

4. Father of Botany and Ecology - Theophrastus (370-287 B.C.) 

5. Father of Anatomy - Andreas Vesalius (1514 -1564) 

6. Father of Comparative Anatomy - George Cuvier (1769-1832) 

7. Father of Microscopic Anatomy - Morcello Malpighi (1628-1694) 

8. Father of Plant Anatomy - N. Grew (1641-1712) 

9. Father/Founder of Histology - Francois Bichat (1717-1802) 

10. Father of Microscopy - Antony van Leeuwenhoek (1632-1723) 

11. Father of Cytology - Robert Hooke (1635-1703) 

12. Father of Modern Cytology - Swanson 

13. Father of Taxonomy & Nomenclature - Carolus Linnaeus (1707-1778) 

14. Founder of Embryology - C.F. Wolff (1738-1794) 

15. Father of Modern Embryology - Von Baer (1792-1876) 

16. Father of Immunology - Edward Jenner (1749-1823) 

17. Father of Epidemiology - John Snow 

18. Father of Biochemistry - Liebig 

19. Father of Plant Physiology - Stephen Hales (1677-1761) 

20. Father of Experimental Physiology - Galen 

21. Father of Mycology - Micheli 

22. Father of Bryology - Hedwig 

23. Father of Plant Pathology - de Bary 

24. Father of Modern Surgery - Pare. 

25. Father of Parasitology - Platter. 

26. Father of ATP Cycle - Lipmann. 

27. Father of Antiseptic Surgery - Joseph Lister. 

28. Father of Bacteriology - Koch 

29. Father of Microbiology - Pasteur 

30. Father of Palynology - Erdtman. 

31. Father of Endocrinology - Thomas Addison 

32. Father of Stress Physiology - Hans Selye 

33. Father of Conditioned Reflexes- Pavlov. 

34. Father of ECG - Einthoven 

35. Father of Gerontology - Korenchevsk 

36. Father of Palaeontology - Leonardo da Vinci 

37. Father of Modern Palaeontology - Cuvier 

38. Father of Ethology - Konrad Lorentz 

39. Father of Antibiotics - Alexander Fleming (1881-1955) 

40. Father of Blood Circulation - William Harvey (1578-1657) 

41. Father of Blood Groups - Landsteiner 

42. Father of Chemotheraphy - Paul Ehlrich 

43. Father of Green Revolution - Norman E. Borlaug 

44. Father of Indian Green Revolution - M.S. Swaninathan 

45. Father of Tissue Culture - Harrison 

46. Father of Parasitology - Platter 

47. Birdman of India - Salim Ali 

48. Father of Indian Palaeobotany - Birbal Sahni 

49. Father of Radiation Biology - Muller 

50. Father of Gene Therapy - Anderson 

51. Father of Genetics - Gregor Johann Mendel 

52. Father of Modern Genetics - Bateson 

53. Father of Polygenic Inheritance- Kolreuter. 

54. Father of Eugenics - Francis Galton 

55. Father of Biochemical/Human Genetics - Archibald Garrod 

56. Father of Experimental Genetics - T.H. Morgan 

57. Father of Genetic Engineering - Paul Berg 

58. Father of DNA Printing - Alee Jeffreys 

59. Father of Modern Botany - K. Bauhin (1560-1624) 

60. Father of Virology - Stanley 

61. Father of Chromatography - Michael Tswett

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