The lab is now affiliated with Program in Evolution, Ecology and Behavior

We are now affliated iwth the Program in Evolution, Ecology and Behavior (EEB) in University at Buffalo. This may be a good opportunity for graduate students and visiting scientists interested in evolutionary/anthropological genomics to interact with our group. So, we are looking forward to working with the EEB folk in the coming years. Also, Omer will… Continue reading The lab is now affiliated with Program in Evolution, Ecology and Behavior

Bilim kazanında günün kepçesi oldum

Bilim kazanı için İlker ve Aysu ile uzunca bir muhabbet ettik. Tatlı dillerinden ayrılıp da eve dönmem gece yarısı 1'i buldu. Ama galiba ayırdığımız 5 saate değdi. İnsanı insan yapan nedir diye sorduk - Dinlemek için basın buraya. Bu arada iyice yaşlandığımı tasdikleyecek ama, FatBoy Slim'in şu klibini hatırlamadım değil... 🙂 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ub747pprmJ8  

Oxford Bibliographies Online: Anthropology

Finally the Anthropology Subject Module for Oxford Bibliographies Online  (OBO) is up and running. I am fairly excited about this enterprise and I am eager to see the impact of this bibliography on research and teaching. I have contributed the "Genetics" section to this module. An interesting debate has emerged from this enterprise, comparing OBO… Continue reading Oxford Bibliographies Online: Anthropology

Turkey Visit and Turkish Genome Research

I had a chance to visit Turkey, primarily to attend a workshop as a member of the "Turkish Genome Research" project. It was a lot of media hype mostly regarding the very basic concepts of genomics, rather than the specifics of the Turkish Genome variation, which we are currently analyzing. One catchy title, for instance,… Continue reading Turkey Visit and Turkish Genome Research

Application of Genomics to Anthropological Research (AGAR) workshop

In collaboration with the Texas Biomedical Research Institute, the AAAG Education Committee is holding the Application of Genomics to Anthropological Research (AGAR) workshop in San Antontio, TX from January 9-10, 2012. Registration is limited, and the registration deadline is November 30. Please see this page for details.