The word "genetics" is coined by William Bateson.
Messenger RNA is the intermediate between DNA and protein.
Gregor Mendel for his work on the pea plant.
first restriction enzyme is purified by Hamilton Smith
First expression of human gene in bacteria
The entire genome of the HIV virus is cloned and sequenced.
The DNA fingerprinting technique is developed.
The first genetically engineered vaccine is developed.
PCR is developed by Kary Mullis
First field trial of a recombinant viral crop protectant.