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Ancestry, Admixture and Selection in Colombian Genomes
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2014-04-08)
Professional Opportunities in the Pharmaceutical Industry in the 21st Century
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2004-10-29)
Towards an Evolutionary Synthetic Biology
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-11-10)
Evolution is the unifying theory behind biology, and has entered the mainstream of computational and molecular biology as a result of genomics. Nevertheless, evolutionary ideas today only barely influence the practice ...
Evolutionary Role of DNA Methylation in Animal Genomes
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2008-10-21)
DNA methylation is a primary epigenetic mechanism involved in several regulatory and developmental processes. In this talk, I will focus on the molecular evolutionary role of DNA methylation. An important property of DNA ...
Social Systems Biology
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-09-11)
The evolution of sociality represented one of the major transition points in evolutionary history. We are interested in understanding how evolutionary processes affect social systems and how sociality, in turn, affects ...
The Two Unknowns of Nucleosomes: How They Are Formed and How They Are Removed
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-03-13)
In eukaryotes, the genomic DNA is highly packaged inside the nucleus of a cell by forming beads-on-a string-like structure called nucleosomes. The propensity of a ~150-bp duplex DNA to form a nucleosome, termed the ...