Search for dissertations about: "Peter Savolainen"

Found 4 swedish dissertations containing the words Peter Savolainen.

  1. 1. Mitochondrial DNA : analysis of the control region in forensic and population genetic studies

    Author : Peter Savolainen; KTH; []
    Keywords : ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; mitochondrial DNA; control region; tandem repeats; D-loop; homoplasmy; hair; forensic; microsatellites; evolution; DNA sequencing; PCR; domestic dog; wolf; Bioengineering; Bioteknik;

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  2. 2. Molecular Profiling of the Population Dynamics : Foundation and Expansion of an Archaic Domesticate

    Author : Arman Ardalan; Peter Savolainen; Love Dalén; KTH; []
    Keywords : NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Dog; wolf; dingo; mtDNA; NRY; SNP; Madagascar; Australia; domestication;

    Abstract : "An ‘exponential growth of science’ throughout modern history has been frequently boasted by numerous narcissistic accounts of ‘modern humanity.’ Nonetheless, ‘modern science’ seems to have overwhelmingly compromised on its original promises by fitting into an ‘industrial scheme. READ MORE

  3. 3. Tagging systems for sequencing large cohorts

    Author : Mårten Neiman; Afshin Ahmadian; Peter Savolainen; KTH; []
    Keywords : NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; next generation sequencing; genotyping; massive parallel sequencing; 454; Pyrosequencing; amplicon sequencing; enrichment; DNA barcodes; Genetics; Genetik;

    Abstract : Advances in sequencing technologies constantly improves the throughput andaccuracy of sequencing instruments. Together with this development comes newdemands and opportunities to fully take advantage of the massive amounts of dataproduced within a sequence run. READ MORE

  4. 4. Analysis of the origin and spread of the domestic dog using Y-chromosome DNA and mtDNA sequence data

    Author : Mattias Oskarsson; Peter Savolainen; Ben Sacks; KTH; []
    Keywords : ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; mtDNA; domestication; Y-chromosome; SNP; ASY; dog; dingo;

    Abstract : The domestic dog was probably the first domesticated animal, and the only one to spread to all continents in ancient times. The dog is one of the most phenotypically diverse animals, a result of human selection throughout dog history. READ MORE