Model Organisms in the 20th Century: Historical, Philosophic and Scientific Questions

William deJong-Lambert Discussion

Two talks delivered February 19, 2019 at the National Institutes of Health as part of the 9th NHGRI History of Genomics Program History of Molecular Biology and Genomics Lecture Series have been published online. Links to the lectures, "Capturing the influence of model organisms through large-scale integration of biology, literature, and scientific workforce" by Thomas Stoeger (, and William deJong-Lambert "The Fly Room" ( can be found at the links provided. 

For further details on the talks or lecture series contact William deJong-Lambert at, Thomas Stoeger at, or Christopher Donahue at