Institute of Molecular
Evolutionary Genetics


Previous IMEG Seminars:
Fall 2009

Spring 2009

Fall 2008

Spring 2008

Fall 2007
Spring 2007

Fall 2006

Spring 2006
Fall 2005
Spring 2005

Fall 2004
Spring 2004

Fall 2003

Spring 2003
Fall 2002

Spring 2002

Fall 2001
Spring 2001

Fall 2000

Fall 1999

Spring 1998

Fall 1997

 Date Speaker and title of seminar

Erin McMullin - Department of Biology
Title: Molecular phylogeny and population genetics of Gulf of Mexico deep sea tubeworms and their symbionts

 01/24/01 Speaker: Dr. Stephen Schaeffer - Department of Biology
Title: The Pattern and Organization of Nucleotide Diversity within the Paracentric Inversions of Drosophila pseudoobscura

 01/31/01 Speaker: Brian Lazzaro - Department of Biology
Title: Gene conversion and long genealogical branches in Drosophila antibacterial peptides

 02/07/01 Speaker: Dr. Hong Ma - Department of Biology
Title: MADS-box gene function in plants: flower development and more

 02/14/01 Speaker: Dr. Mark Shriver - Department of Anthropology
Title: Using admixture to study human biology and disease

 02/21/01 Speaker: Kristi Montooth - Department of Biology
Title: Physiological genetics of flight and metabolic performance in Drosophila: Insights from QTL mapping

 02/28/01 Speaker: Dr. Takeshi Itoh - Department of Biology
Title: Enhanced rates of amino acid substitution in the endosymbiotic bacteria Buchnera from aphids

 03/07/01 Spring Break - No Seminar

 03/14/01 Speaker: Dr. Yoshiyuki Suzuki - Department of Biology
Title: Efficiencies of parsimony-based and likelihood-based methods for detecting positive selection at single amino acid sites

 03/21/01 Speaker: Dr. Hiroshi Akashi - Department of Biology
Title: Metabolic efficiency and amino acid composition in the proteomes of Escherichia coli and Bacillus subtilis

 03/28/01 Speaker: Dr. Blair Hedges - Department of Biology
Title: Human and ape molecular clocks

 04/04/01 Speaker: Alison Bell - Department of Biology
Title: Methylation Patterns in the Promoter Region of the GRPR Gene in Humans

 04/11/01 Speaker: Dr. Ross Hardison - Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Title: Divergence in Noncoding, Nonrepetitive Genomic DNA Correlates with Frequency of Interspersed Repeats and A+T Content in Mammals

 04/18/01 Speaker: Helen Piontkivska - Department of Biology
Phylogenetic Relationships and Divergence Times of MHC Class I Loci in Primates

 04/25/01 Speaker: Dr. James Marden - Department of Biology
A Phylogenetic Survey and Molecular Phylogenetic Analysis of Stonefly Surface Skimming: What These Data Tell Us about the Origins of Insect Flight

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