Branches of Biology and their Fathers​

Here is list of various fields of biology and scientists who are regarded as father or founder of each of the field.
Father of Biology  Aristotle
Father of Modern Biology  Linnaeus
Father of Antibiotics  Alexander Fleming
Father of Taxonomy  Carolus Linnaeus
Father of Immunology  Edward Jenner
Father of Microbiology  Anton van Leeuwenhoek
Father of Modern Microbiology  Louis Pasteur
Father of Medical Microbiology  Robert Koch
Father of Pathology  Rudolph Virchow
Father of Bacteriology  Robert Koch
Father of Virology  W.M.Stanley
Father of Embryology  Aristotle
Father of Modern Embryology  Ernst Von Baer
Father of Physiology  Stephan Hales
Father of Modern experimental physiology  Claude Bernard
Father of Genetics  Rev. Gregor Mendel
Father of Modern Genetics  Bateson
Father of Human Genetics/ Biochemical genetics  Arachibald Garrod
Father of Experimental Genetics  T.H. Morgan
Father of Ecology  Theophrastus
Father of Cloning  Ian Willmut
Father of Plant anatomy  Grew
Father of Histology (Microscopic anatomy)  Malpighi
Father of Cytology  Robert Hooke
Father of modern Cytology  Swanson
Father of Paleontology  Leonard da Vinci
Father of modern Paleontology  Cuvier
Father of Concept of Evolution  Empedocles
Father of Botany  Theophrastus
Father of Modern Botany  Bauhin
Father of Zoology  Aristotle
Father of Biochemistry  Liebig
Father of Epidemiology  John Snow
Father of Plant Pathology  de Bary
Father of Modern Pathology  Rudolf Virchow
Father of Genetic Engineering  Paul Berg
Father of Gene therapy  Anderson
Father of Ethology  Konard Lorentz
Father of Endocrinology  Thomas Addison
Father of Eugenics  Galton
Father of Gerantology  Korenchevsk
Father of Palynology  Erdtman
Father of Stress physiology  Hans Selye
Father of Electrocardiography  Einthoven
Father of DNA Fingerprinting  Alec Jeffery
Father of Mycology  Micheli
Father of Bryology  Hedwig
Father of ATP cycle  Lipmann
Father of Anatomy Herophilus
Father of Modern Anatomy  Andreas Vesalius
Father of actinobiology / radiation biology  HJVS Muller
Father of Homeopathy  Hahnemann
Father of Ayurveda  Charka
Father of Surgery and Plastic Surgery  Susruta
Father of Blood circulation  William Harvey
Father of Medicine  Hippocrates
Father of Blood Group  Landsteiner
Father of Polio Vaccine  Jonas Salk
Father of Green Revolution  Norman Borlaug oj

 

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