Evolutionary Biology

Recommended Readings: Beth Shapiro, D.Phil, Friday May 3, 2019

By |2019-05-14T14:15:08+00:00April 25th, 2019|Categories: Ecology, Evolutionary Biology, Friday Lectures, Genomics, Recommended Readings|Tags: , , , , |

Friday Lectures Friday, May 3, 2019  3:45 p.m Caspary Auditorium Beth Shapiro D.Phil Professor Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology University of California Can Ancient DNA Reveal What Makes Us Human? Recommended Readings: Science News How to Clone a Mammoth: The Science of De-extinction. April 23, 2019. Technology Networks Empirical Articles Fregel, Rosa; Ordonez, Alejandra [...]

Recommended Readings: Molly Przeworski, Ph.D. Friday November 30, 2018

By |2019-03-28T15:53:16+00:00November 1st, 2018|Categories: Bioinformatics, Biology, Evolutionary Biology, Friday Lectures, Mathematical Genomics, Recommended Readings, System Biology|Tags: , , , |

Friday Lectures Friday, November 30, 2018  3:45 p.m Caspary Auditorium Molly Przeworski Ph.D. Professor Department of Biological Sciences and Systems Biology Columbia University An Evolutionary Perspective on Meiotic Recombination in Vertebrates   Recommended Readings: Science News Hakhamanesh Mostafavi, Joe Pickrell and Molly Przeworski. Evolutionary geneticists spot natural selection happening now in people. September 11, 2017. [...]

Recommended Readings: Laura Landweber, Ph.D. Friday February 2nd, 2018

By |2019-04-09T19:32:54+00:00January 25th, 2018|Categories: Cellular and Molecular Biology, Developmental Biology, Evolutionary Biology, Friday Lectures, Genetics, Genomics|Tags: , , , |

Friday Lectures Friday, February 2nd, 2018  3:45 p.m. Caspary Auditorium Laura Landweber, Ph.D.  Professor Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics and Biological Sciences Columbia University RNA-programmed genome rearrangement and editing in the ciliate Oxytricha Recommended Readings: Science News Greg Miller. This Bizarre Organism Builds Itself a New Genome Every Time It Has Sex. (2014, Sep 17). Wired [...]