Competitive Exams: Major Books and Contributions

  • Histone Naturelle – Buffon

  • Natural History – Pliny the Elder

  • Osemens fossils– Cuvier

  • Anatomical Procedures – Galen

  • De Humeranami Coparis Fabrica Labsis eptam –Vesalius

  • Omne vivum ex vivo – Pasteur Louis

  • Antiquity & Parcels in Renaissance – Aristotle. (Cell)

  • Cato – De Re Rustria.

  • Linnaeus – Species Plantarum (Swedish at Uppsala)

  • Candolle – Theorie Elementary de la botanquie

  • Historia Plantarum – Theophrastus (oldest Botanical book)

  • Philosophic Zoologique – Lamarck.

  • An origin of species by means of natural selection – Charles Darwin

  • Induas caesalpinia – Book De Plants Woody.

  • Induas caesalpinia – Book De Plants Herbaceous.

  • Tonegawa – Immune system 1987.

  • Barbara McClintock – jumping genes 1983.

  • Language of bees – Karl Von Frisch 1973

  • Bishop & Varmus – Cancer genes 1989

  • 1995 – Lewis, Wieschaus, nusslin volhard – Genetic control of embryonic development

  • Herbert spencer – Survival of Fittest – Unrolling of events

  • Muller – Self-replicating system in life.

  • Hopkins – Accessory food Factor.

  • Darwin – Descent with modification

  • Ichthyology – Fishery.