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Comparative Genomics

Comparative Genomics studies the relationships between genomes of different species or strains. It attempts to understand the function and evolutionary processes that act on genomes.

Comparative Genomics Articles

Third primate genome, the rhesus macaque, helps illuminate what makes us human
Researchers have sequenced the genome of the relatively ancient rhesus macaque (Macaca mulatta), providing perspective into how humans are genetically different from our primate relatives.

Date: 16 Jul 2007, Rating: 5.00

A fly lamin gene is both like and unlike human genes
Lamins are intermediate filament proteins that make up a matrix underlying the nuclear membrane.

Date: 16 Jul 2007, Rating: not rated

AR-News: Dog DNA reveals man's link with best friend
Rough draft of canine genetic structure completed

Date: 26 Jan 2007, Rating: 3.63