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Shigehiro Kuraku

Unit Leader, RIKEN Center for Biosystems Dynamics Research

About Shigehiro Kuraku

Born in 1976 in Nara, Japan. Graduated from Faculty of Science, Kyoto University. After a 5-year-long Assistant Professorship at the University of Konstanz, Germany till 2012, he is working as a Principal Investigator in RIKEN Kobe, Japan. He conducts various studies in molecular evolution, developmental biology, and genome informatics, while supervising a DNA sequencing and genome informatics cor...

Born in 1976 in Nara, Japan. Graduated from Faculty of Science, Kyoto University. After a 5-year-long Assistant Professorship at the University of Konstanz, Germany till 2012, he is working as a Principal Investigator in RIKEN Kobe, Japan. He conducts various studies in molecular evolution, developmental biology, and genome informatics, while supervising a DNA sequencing and genome informatics core facility.

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Decoding shark genomes - why did we choose those species?

Decoding shark genomes - why did we choose those species?

Vertebrate evolutionary genomics has long suffered from a scarcity of …