Waddington, Conrad

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Conrad, English embryologist and geneticist, 1905-1975.
waddingtonian homeostasis - Synonym(s): homeorrhesis
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Originally used by Conrad Waddington in discussing developmental biology, it clarifies cell differentiation and stem cell research, both of which are tightly linked to epigenetic events in the cell.
with Conrad Waddington, one of the founders of the theoretical biology movement in the 1930s.