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Data Produced in Liu Lab Published in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences

Dr. Liang Liu and his colleagues produced a genome-scale dataset from representatives of all placental mammal orders to infer diversification timing relative to the Cretaceous–Paleogene (KPg) boundary. The phylogenetic analysis suggested that placental mammals underwent a continuous radiation across the KPg boundary. The results have been published...

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New Study from Bergman Lab

Dr. Casey Bergman, IOB faculty member, has published a paper in G3: Genes Genomics Genetics. “McClintock: An Integrated Pipeline for Detecting Transposable Element Insertions in Whole Genome Shotgun Sequencing Data” was published in G3: Genes Genomics Genetics in June of this year. The paper can be...

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Grant Funded

Dr. Robert Woods, adjunct faculty with the Institute of Bioinformatics, was recently awarded an NIH U01 grant titled "GlyProbity: tools to curate glycan structure pre and post deposition in the PDB". Congratulations Dr. Woods!!...

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Dr. Jessica Kissinger awarded Distinguished Research Professor

[caption id="attachment_7813" align="aligncenter" width="832"] Credit: Peter Frey, University of Georgia[/caption]   FEATURE STORIES Global expert   Editor's note: This video profile is part of a series about UGA faculty who were named Distinguished Research Professors in 2017. Jessica Kissinger, professor of genetics, is a globally recognized molecular biologist and world expert in bio-computational research whose...

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IOB Faculty Contribute to Breakthrough

Dr. Arthur Edison and Dr. Natarajan Kannan, as well as members of their labs, have contributed to a project that has resulted in a breakthrough in the treatment of leukemia. While working with Dr. Takahiro Ito, the researchers have identified a new drug target for...

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