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Jessica Kissinger

Professor of Genetics
Director, Institute of Bioinformatics
Courtesy Professor of Computer Science
Ph.D.: Indiana University, 1995

Basic Information

Personal Website:
370 Coverdell Center

Research focus: 

Parasite genomics and the biology of genome evolution; development of tools for data mining, comparative genomics and assessing the phylogenetic distribution of genes

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