551
Chimpanzee Genome
Ingo Ebersberger
Institute for Bioinformatics, Heinrich-Heine-University D
..
usseldorf, Germany
1
Human and Great Ape Phylogeny
553
1.1
Phylogenetic Analyses Based on Protein Comparisons
555
1.1.1
Immunological Comparison of Proteins
555
1.1.2
Electrophoretic Comparison of Proteins
555
1.1.3
Amino Acid Sequence Comparison
556
1.2
Phylogenetic Analyses Based on DNA Sequence Comparisons
556
1.2.1
Comparative DNA–DNA Hybridization
557
1.2.2
Mitochondrial DNA
558
1.2.3
Nuclear DNA
558
1.3
Genetic Diversity
559
2
Comparison of the Chimpanzee and Human Genomes
561
2.1
Cytogenetic Differences
561
2.2
Subchromosomal Rearrangements and Repeat Content
562
2.3
Substitutional DNA Sequence Differences
563
2.4
Insertions and Deletions
564
3
Chimpanzees in Evolutionary Research
565
3.1
DNA Sequence Evolution
565
3.2
From Genotype to Phenotype
567
3.3
Comparative Analysis of Gene Expression
568
4
Chimpanzees in Biomedical Research
569
4.1
Are Chimpanzees Good Model Organisms?
569
4.2
Biomedical Differences Between Humans and Chimpanzees
570
Encyclopedia of Molecular Cell Biology and Molecular Medicine, 2nd Edition
. Edited by Robert A. Meyers.
Copyright
2004 Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim.
ISBN: 3-527-30544-0
previous page 1225 Encyclopedia of Molecular Cell Biology and Molecular Medicine read online next page 1227 Encyclopedia of Molecular Cell Biology and Molecular Medicine read online Home Toggle text on/off