Comparative Genomics of Non-Model Invertebrates


Benjamin Bettisworth
Benjamin Bettisworth is worrking on ESR Project 9: Auto-tuned & flexible phylogenetic likelihood calculations under the supervision of Alexandros Stamatakis at the Heidelberg Institute for Theoretical Studies. In his project Ben will be looking into optimizing the internals of the most recent version of RAxML, called RAxML-NG, to perf... show more
Zeyuan Chen
Zeyuan Chen is working on ESR Project 10: Genomics and resilience of Limacina pteropods under the supervsion of Prof Michael Schrödl at SNSB - Zoologische Staatssammlung München. Her project is related to the Genomics and resilience of Limacina pteropods (sea butterflies). Limacina pteropods are abundant and ecological... show more
Paschalis Natsidis
Paschalis Natsidis is working on ESR Project: 12 - Comparative genomics and phylogenetics of the Deuterostomes under the supervision of Prof. Max Telford at the University College London (UCL). Through his project Paschalis is aiming to cast light on currently largely controversial knowledge on phylogenetic relationships of Deuterostomia. By sequencing genomes of impo... show more
Juan Antonio Ruiz Santiesteban
Juan Antonio Ruiz Santiesteban​ is working on ESR Project 13: Computational identification of major gene regulation modules in development and cell differentiation under the supervision of Kristian Vlahovicek at the Bioinformatics group of the University of Zagreb. For his project he will work sponge genomics from a comparative approach, maki... show more