Genome 570

Phylogenetic Inference

Spring, 2008

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GENOME 570 Phylogenetic Inference (3) Felsenstein
Methods for inferring phylogenies (evolutionary trees) - biological assumptions, statistical foundations, and computational methods. A comprehensive introduction for graduate students in the biological sciences to phylogenetic methods using data from molecular sequences, continuous and discrete characters, and gene frequencies. Prerequisite: introductory courses in evolution and in statistics. Offered: alternate years; Sp.

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