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== Conor Meehan ==
 
== Conor Meehan ==
  
Postdoctoral fellow at Dalhousie University working on human gut microbiome analysis focusing on lateral gene transfer, habitat adaptation and interaction networks.
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Research fellow at the Institute of Tropical Medicine working on Mycobacteria, primarily epidemiology and drug resistance.
  
 
====Time at course====
 
====Time at course====
I will be here from July 20th until August 1st (the entire course).
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I will be here from July 20th until July 30th (the entire course).
  
 
====Contacting me====
 
====Contacting me====
Email: conor.meehan@dal.ca<br>
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Email: cmeehan@itg.be<br>
Twitter: @otogishu
 
Instagram: otogishu
 
  
 
I will be at the course for the entire time
 
I will be at the course for the entire time
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== My Lab's Web Page ==
 
== My Lab's Web Page ==
*[http://kiwi.cs.dal.ca/~beiko/ Rob Beiko Page]
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*[https://pure.itg.be/en/persons/conor-meehan(3aa6e72e-709d-4b58-8e3a-40e9680af43a).html Work homepage]
*[http://www.bielawski.info/ Joe Bielawski Page]
 
*[http://www.biochem.dal.ca/faculty/facultypages/doolittle/ Ford Doolittle Page]
 
*[http://hiv.sanbi.ac.za/ Simon Travers page (PhD supervisor)]
 
  
 
==Lecture and Lab files==
 
==Lecture and Lab files==
My lectures given at MolEvol 2012<br />
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My lectures given at MolEvol 2017<br />
[[Media:Meehan HIV MBL.zip|HIV lecture slides and references]]<br>
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<coming soon>
[[Media:Meehan_Microbiome_MBL.zip|Microbiome lecture slides]]
 
 
 
Clemens Lakner in 2011 gave a tutorial on Mr. Bayes which showed basic use of the program for tree inference<br>
 
This can be downloaded [[Media:MrBayesTutorial_CLakner.zip|here]]
 
  
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Some past work:
 
A tutorial I wrote for the Molecular Evolution course in Cesky Krumlov on BLAST+ can be found  
 
A tutorial I wrote for the Molecular Evolution course in Cesky Krumlov on BLAST+ can be found  
 
[http://evomics.org/learning/bioinformatics/blast-laboratory/ here]
 
[http://evomics.org/learning/bioinformatics/blast-laboratory/ here]
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===Other interests===
 
===Other interests===
Besting fellow TA [[Emily_Jane_McTavish]] at leg wrestling at MolEvol11
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Besting [[Emily_Jane_McTavish]] at leg wrestling at MolEvol11
 
[[File:ConorBestsEmily.jpg|500px|left]]
 
[[File:ConorBestsEmily.jpg|500px|left]]

Revision as of 16:59, 19 July 2017

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Conor Meehan

Research fellow at the Institute of Tropical Medicine working on Mycobacteria, primarily epidemiology and drug resistance.

Time at course

I will be here from July 20th until July 30th (the entire course).

Contacting me

Email: cmeehan@itg.be

I will be at the course for the entire time

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

Lecture and Lab files

My lectures given at MolEvol 2017
<coming soon>

Some past work: A tutorial I wrote for the Molecular Evolution course in Cesky Krumlov on BLAST+ can be found here

A brief overview presentation on short read alignment can be viewed here

Other interests

Besting Emily_Jane_McTavish at leg wrestling at MolEvol11

ConorBestsEmily.jpg