phylogenomic analysis | GenomeWeb

phylogenomic analysis

The study refutes previous theories suggesting that Aboriginal Australians descended from populations migrating from India 4,000 years ago.

A proteomic and phylogenomic analysis places viruses on a universal tree of life and suggests that they evolved in parallel with modern cells.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – A new phylogenomic study has provided the most comprehensive picture of the insect family tree to date, pinning down when and how insect species diverged from one another.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The scourge of HIV in sub-Saharan Africa may have created circumstances that helped aid the spread of invasive Salmonella infections in the region, according to a ph

Using a new phylogenomic method known as the "analyzer of gene and species trees," or AnGST method, researchers from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and the Broad Institute have gained insights into a period of gene expansion that occurred billions of years ago.

By sequencing and comparing Yersinia pestis isolates from around the world, researchers have uncovered genetic clues about the plague pathogen and its history.

Researchers involved in the Genomic Encyclopedia of Bacteria and Archaea project reported on the first 56 microbial genomes to be sequenced and analyzed through that effort in Nature online today.

A phylogenomic comparison of more than a dozen vertebrate genomes suggests similar brain-related genes have undergone adaptive evolution in the ancestors of humans and elephants.

A team of American and European researchers reports that diatoms have more green than red algal genes in their nuclear genomes — an unexpected finding given the proposed endosymbiotic relationship between diatoms and red algae.

In PLOS this week: nasal microbial communities in asthma patients; sequencing-based way to detect, track schistosomiasis; and more.

The New York Times speaks with Vanderbilt's John Anthony Capra about Neanderthal genes in modern humans.

A draft guidance from the FDA suggests the agency wants to more tightly control gene-edited animals, according to Technology Review.

Researchers were among this weekend's protesters bemoaning the new US administration, Vox reports.