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Walter Sutton

American geneticist

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Walter Stanborough Sutton was an American geneticist and physician whose most significant contribution to present-day biology was his theory that the Mendelian laws of inheritance could be applied to chromosomes at the cellular level of living organisms. This is now known as the Boveri-Sutton chromosome theory.

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University of Kansas

Public research university in Kansas, United States

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#393 World Rank
Biology