Symposium on evolutionary genomics presented Oct. 11
Posted October 10, 2002; 02:44 p.m.
A symposium on evolutionary genomics is being presented by the Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, 1:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 11, in McCosh 10.
Princeton President Shirley M. Tilghman will deliver the opening remarks. The symposium will feature talks by: Daniel Hartl of Harvard University on "Genomics Ascendant: Elements of a New Modern Synthesis"; Jonathan Eisen of the Institute for Genomic Research in Maryland on "Uses and Misuses of Evolutionary Analysis in Genomics"; and Paul Sharp of the University of Nottingham on "Origins and Evolution of Human Viral Diversity." The symposium will conclude with a panel discussion.
The lectures are free and open to the public. More information is available on the department's Web site .
Contact: Lauren Robinson-Brown (609) 258-3601