Comparative Genomics of Non-Model Invertebrates


Davide Pisani

Supervisor: Gert Wörheide (LMU Munich), Co-supervisor Davide Pisani (University of Bristol) Objectives: The phylogenetic relationships among non-bilaterian animals are still not unequivocally accepted but their robust resolution is necessary ... show more
Supervisor: Andreas Hejnol (University of Bergen), Co-supervisor Davide Pisani (EMBL Heidelberg) Objectives: The animal vegetal axis of the fertilized egg is the first embryonic axis (primary axis) around which the major body axes (e.g., anterior-... show more
Supervisor: Davide Pisani (University of Bristol), Co-supervisor Max Telford (UCL, London) Objectives: The "Cambrian explosion" (~ 520 millions of year ago, MA) is the fossil signature of the radiation of bilaterally symmetrical animals ... show more
Supervisor: Max Telford (UC London), Co-supervisor Davide Pisani (University of Bristol) Objectives: The Deuterostomes are one of the two major branches of bilaterian animals and are of particular interest to humans as we are members of one its ph... show more