In this research topic we are involved in the analysis of genome sequences of different primates species and use this information to investigate their genetic variability and evolution.
- Use of SNPs for population genetic issues
Carbone et al. (2014): Gibbon genome and the fast karyotype evolution of small apes. Nature 513: 195-201
Zhou et al. (2014): Whole-genome sequencing of the snub-nosed monkey provides insights into folivory and evolutionary history. Nat Genet 46(12): 1303-1310
- Next-generation sequencing
- High-throughput SNP typing
- Various bioinformatic analysis tools