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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 ...
Engineering Stem Cell Technologies
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-04-21)
The McDevitt laboratory is focused on the engineering of innovative technologies to translate the regenerative potential of stem cells into effective cellular and molecular therapies for the treatment of degenerative ...