Hypothesis Testing and Experimental Design
Todays question: How can hypotheses be tested
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Hypothesis: The number 13 is unlucky.
Prediction: If you sit in row 13 of an airplane, bad things will happen.
The Nature of the Gene, Alleles, and Mutation
Todays questions: At the molecular level, what is a
gene? An allele? A mutation?
I. The molecular nature of the gene
II. The central dogma of molecular biology
III. The molecular nature of mutation
Inferring Phylogenetic Trees
I. Building trees tutorial
II. The problem of homoplasy
III. Phylogene,c trees are a hypothesis
I. Reading phylogene,c trees
How does this dier from the Great Chain of