Chris Jiggins has been promoted to a Readership in Evolution and Biological Diversity
Archives for May 2010
In order to correct the unreasonable focus on the macrolepidoptera in genomics studies to date, we have begun whole genome shotgun sequencing of the microlepidopteran, Plutella xylostella. The first shotgun genome sequences went onto the machine today – okay, only a lane of Illumina sequences, but its a start.
Congratulations to Paul Brakefield on his appointment to the Directorship of the Museum of Zoology.