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ABLab Seminar
2015 IX ABLab seminar 2015: Chatting with the ancestors

IX ABLAb Seminar 2015 by Irina Druzhinina:

Chatting with the ancestors

TU Master Technical Chemistry Biotechnology and Bioanalytics

January 7 & 9, 2015, 12:00, Gumpendorferstrasse 1a, A1060 Vienna
BH, 1st Floor, Bioscience Seminar Room

Tentative Program

Session I: January 7th, 2015

1.    Updated! Ancient interbreeding revealed based of bits of archaic DNA admixture

by Petra Fröhlich

2.    Updated! Genetic differences between humans and other great apes

by Johanna Hausjell  

3.    New! Paleogenomics of ancestral Europeans

by Christoph Slouka  

4.    New! Epigenetics: Ancient DNA Holds Clues to Gene Activity in Extinct Humans

by Rudolf Bednar

5.    Updated! The Human Genome Project and the Personal Genome Project

by Jenny Koch

6.    Updated! How the multiregional admixture with archaic humans shaped modern human immune system

by Christina Löcker

7.    New! Bioinformatics of human mate preferences

by Alexander Hanzl

Session II: January 9th, 2015

8.    Updated! Genome engineering

by Max Baumgartner  

9.    Standard! Hidden treasures in 'Junk DNA'

by Maria Schneider  

10.    New! Angelina Jolie's faulty gene

by Manuela Frank  

11.    Standard! Human Microbiome Project

by Ian Ranson

12.    Standard! Man made life

by Lisa Karner

13.    Standard! Molecular clock in phylogenetic analysis

by Maximilian Krippl  

14.    New! African rail ways helped the early spread of HIV-1 in human populations

by Karl Metzger


Image of Dr. irina Druzhinina transformed in phenotypes of ancestral hominids