Academician Andriy Opanasovich Sapegin (to birthday 135 anniversary)

  • O. V. Pidpala
  • V. A. Kunakh


The main biographical data on the life and creative path of Academician AO Sapevin – an outstanding scientist, talented teacher and organizer of science, the pioneer of the leading areas of genetics and selection.

Keywords: A.O. Sapegin, genetics, selection, history of science.


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