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Evolution

Dr. John Mattick – Noncoding RNAs

July 27, 2012

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John Mattick is Professor of Molecular Biology and ARC Federation Fellow at the Institute for Molecular Bioscience at the University of Queensland. Professor Mattick’s research interest is in the role of noncoding RNA in the evolution and development of complex organisms. He has published over 150 scientific papers, including [...]

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Flu Virus, Evolution, Human Genome – Dr. Steven Salzberg

December 15, 2009

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Dr. Steven Salzberg is Director of the Center for Bioinformatics and Computational Biology and Horvitz Professor of Computer Science at the University of Maryland.
Dr. Salzberg was part of the team that published the human genome in 2001, and has participated in the sequencing of genomes from a long list [...]

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Evolution and Genetic Engineering

August 22, 2008

Dr. Michael W. Deem is Professor in Biochemical and Genetic Engineering at Rice University. Dr. Deem works in the areas of evolution and immunology. focusing on biological issues involving randomness, diversity, and correlations.
Dr. Deem has developed a physical theory of the competition that allows HIV to escape from the immune system, and the first exact [...]

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