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  1. TitleProfessor
  2. Full NameJonathan Eisen
  3. LocationDavis , United States of America
  4. Organization AddressNo answer
  5. Organization TypeUniversity/College
  6. Organization NameUniversity of California, Davis
  7. Your RoleProfessor/Group Leader
  8. Short BiographyI am an evolutionary biologist and a Professor at U. C. Davis. (see my lab site here). My research focuses on the origin of novelty (how new processes and functions originate). To study this I focus on sequencing and analyzing genomes of organisms, especially microbes and using phylogenomic analysis. My lab is in the U. C. Davis Genome Center and I have appointments in the Department of Evolution and Ecology and the Department of Medical Microbiology and Immunology. I earned my PhD from Stanford University and my undergraduate degree from Harvard College.
  9. Research AreasEvolution, genomics, metagenomics, symbioses, extremophiles, phylogenomics
  10. InterestsNo answer
  11. Website URL http://phylogenomics.wordpress.com
  12. Blog URL http://phylogenomics.blogspot.com