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Science in the Pub – A joint lecture series of iASK and the University of Pannonia, Kőszeg Campus




Heredity before Mendel


We welcome everyone to the lecture and discussion on Wednesday, 2 November, at 6 p.m., at the Írottkő Hotel Bar in Kőszeg.

Our invited speaker is Péter Poczai, Plant Geneticist and Research Director of the Finnish Museum of Natural History, researcher colleague of the iASK.

The title of his lecture is “Heredity before Mendel”, his book on the subject was published this year by Taylor & Francis. You can also read an article about principles and biological concepts of heredity before Mendel written by Péter Poczai and Jorge Santiago-Blay (Smithsonian Institute), published in the Biology Direct in 2021.


The event will be held in Hungarian!