Faculty of Science
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News & Events
Professor Edward Holmes screened 48 avian genomes and found that historically the rate of viral infections was thirteen times less common than in mammals.
Associate Professor Simon Ho has used his expertise in evolutionary timescales to contribute to new understanding of bird evolution.
Professor Jaime Gongora and his team have sequenced three crocodilian species and shown their rate of evolution is approximately four times slower than that of birds.