Science News 2015(English)

Addressing Evolutionary Questions Using Whole Genome Sequencing

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Running Time : 5minutes

Japanese edition has been published in Nov 20, 2015

Overview

Recently, technical advance in gene analysis opened a new perspective in research on evolution.
At the University of Zurich in Switzerland, we visited the Evolutionary Ecological Genomics group and Functional Genomics Center Zurich addressing evolutionary questions using latest technologies.

Cast

Kentaro K.Shimizu, PhD(Professor, Department of Evolutionary Biology and Environmental Studies, Unibersity of Zurich)
Reiko Akiyama, PhD(Department of Evolutionary Biology and Environmental Studies, Unibersity of Zurich)
Masaomi Hatakeyama, PhD(Department of Evolutionary Biology and Environmental Studies, Unibersity of Zurich Genomics/Transcriptomics Group, Functional Genomics Center Zurich)