- First Meeting: The DIMACS Symposium on Phylogenetics and Rapidly Evolving Pathogens
- Date: September 7 - 8, 2004
Location: Aotea Centre, Auckland, New Zealand
Information on the International Conference on Bioinformatics 2004 can be found at: www.incob.org.
Tuesday, September 7, 2004 9:00 - 9:40 Phylogenetic networks and biodiversity Mike Steel, University of Canterbury 9:45 - 10:25 Viruses, clocks, and cospeciation Roderic Page, University of Glasgow 11:00 - 11:40 Recombination, 3D network structure, multiple transmission, and subpopulation frequency shifts in a mother-to-child transmission case. Thomas Leitner, Los Alamos National Laboratories 11:45 - 12:25 Resolving the intra-host evolution of rapidly evolving pathogens: common patterns and shared indel information under a Bayesian framework Marc Suchard, University of California, San Diego 2:00 - 2:40 Modeling virus evolution and population dynamics Alexei Drummond, University of Oxford 2:45 - 3:25 Making evolutionary inferences when there is dependent change among sequence positions, with emphasis on protein tertiary structure and viral antigenicity. Jeff Thorne, North Carolina State University Wednesday, September 8, 2004 9:00 - 9:40 Imperfect molecular clocks Bruce Rannala, University of Alberta 9:45 - 10:25 Measurably evolving memes: new models and inference tools for meme-trait data Geoff Nicholls, University of Auckland 11:00 - 11:20 Phylogeny and alignment Ben Redelings, University of California, San Diego 11:20 - 1140 Measurably evolving populations and the structured coalescent Gregory Ewing, University of Auckland 11:45 - 12:25 Measurably evolving populations: where to next? Allen Rodrigo, University of Auckland