Genome Evolution and Sorting Out Ancient Polyploidy in Yeasts

Friday, October 24, 2003 - 9:30am - 10:20am
Keller 3-180
Ken Wolfe (Trinity College)
Yeasts are a good model system for investigating gene order and chromosomal evolution because their genomes are compact and relatively eas ing in a metabolic pathway was put together during the evolution of species that can grow vigorously without oxygen.