At #UCDavis today: Li Zhao – Evolution of de novo genes in Drosophila

CPB Seminar ReminderTuesday, January 17, 2017
1022 Life Sciences

Speaker: Li Zhao
Postdoctoral Scholar, Begun Lab, UC Davis
Title: Evolution of de novo genes in Drosophila
Host: David Begun

Author: Jonathan Eisen

I am an evolutionary biologist and a Professor at U. C. Davis. (see my lab site here). My research focuses on the origin of novelty (how new processes and functions originate). To study this I focus on sequencing and analyzing genomes of organisms, especially microbes and using phylogenomic analysis

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