Program No.18-027

Cooperative Study on human and non-human primate gene evolution

Saitou Naruya

1st December,2006 - 9th December,2006

I and Professor Blancher conducted joint study on following matters:(1) evolution of chimpanzee Ph blood group genes through gene duplications, (2) evolution of FOXP2 genes of primates and other mammalian species, (3) evolution of mtDNA and class II MHC genes in rhesus macaques, and (4) evolution of ABO blood group in hominoids.


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