The 2000 Kyoto Prize Workshops
/ Developmental Biologist
Life Sciences（Molecular Biology, Cell Biology, Neurobiology）
11 /12 Sun
13:10 - 17:25
Address：Takaragaike, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto 606-0001 Japan
Walter Jakob Gehring
Through his research into the developmental process of Drosophila, Professor Gehring discovered the homeobox and its conserved developmental mechanisms, which represented a groundbreaking contribution to the basic understanding of the morphogenesis of organisms. He is a developmental biologist who has made significant contributions to recent advances in biology.