Difference between revisions of "Conor Meehan"

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*Evidence of lateral gene transfer within the community
 
*Evidence of lateral gene transfer within the community
 
*Levels of integration and reliance between bacteria
 
*Levels of integration and reliance between bacteria
*Identifying metabolic sinkhole and source species
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*Identifying functions and organisms present in and between habitats
  
 
===Other work-related interests===
 
===Other work-related interests===

Revision as of 14:18, 26 July 2012

Conor Meehan

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Postdoctoral fellow at Dalhousie University working on human gut microbiome analysis focusing on lateral gene transfer, habitat adaptation and interaction networks.

Current projects

  • Evidence of lateral gene transfer within the community
  • Levels of integration and reliance between bacteria
  • Identifying functions and organisms present in and between habitats

Other work-related interests

  • Species concepts in prokaryotes and units of diversity
  • Protein structure variation and effect on function
  • HIV coreceptor usage and envelope structure

My Lab's Web Page

https://molevol.mbl.edu/wiki/skins/common/images/button_headline.png


Lecture and Lab files

HIV lecture slides
Microbiome lecture slides

Clemens Lakner last year gave a tutorial on Mr. Bayes which showed basic use of the program for tree inference
This can be downloaded here


Other interests

Besting fellow TA Emily_Jane_McTavish at leg wrestling at MolEvol11

ConorBestsEmily.jpg