Researchers Use Modern Genomes to Reconstruct Ancient Gene Expansion Event | GenomeWeb

By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – In a study appearing online yesterday in Nature, a research duo from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and the Broad Institute reported that they were able to discern the evolutionary history of many modern gene families using computational biology.

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