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Introduction to Evolutionary Genomics (Reprint) (Paperback) (Naruya Saitou)

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This book is the first of its kind to explain the fundamentals of evolutionary genomics. The comprehensive coverage includes concise descriptions of a variety of genome organizations, a thorough discussion of the methods used, and a detailed review of genome sequence processing procedures. The opening chapters also provide the necessary basics for readers unfamiliar with evolutionary studies. Features: introduces the basics of molecular biology, DNA replication, mutation, phylogeny, neutral evolution, and natural selection; presents a brief evolutionary history of life from the primordial seas to the emergence of humans; describes the genomes of prokaryotes, eukaryotes, vertebrates, and humans; reviews methods for genome sequencing, phenotype data collection, homology searches and analysis, and phylogenetic tree and network building; discusses databases of genome sequences and related information, evolutionary distances, and population genomics; provides supplementary material at an associated website.
Edition: Reprint
Genre: Computers + Internet, Science
Series Title: Computational Biology
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Springer Verlag
Author: Naruya Saitou
Language: English
Street Date: September 16, 2016
TCIN: 51706178
UPC: 9781447171591
Item Number (DPCI): 248-30-2201
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