Prof. Yang Guang From Nanjing Normal University Visited The College And Give A Special Academic Report Special Academic Report

time: 2019-12-16   author:   

Prof. Yang Guang From Nanjing Normal University Visited The College And Give A Special Academic Report

On Dec 12, 2019, at the invitation of Prof.Chen xinhua, Prof. Yang guang of nanjing normal university delivered a special academic report entitled "evolutionary genetic mechanism of secondary aquatic adaptation" in the conference room on the 7th floor of new shengnong building. The lecture was presided over by Prof. Chen xinhua, and the faculty and students of our college participated in the academic report.

In the report, Prof. Yang guang described the concept and research value of secondary aquatic adaptation, as well as the latest advances in the molecular mechanisms of secondary aquatic adaptation in whales (including brain size enlargement, hairless traits, hypoxic tolerance, osmotic regulation and dietary conversion) using genomics and bioinformatics methods, and revealed the genetic diversity and population history of baiji and finless dolphin. After the report, Prof. Yang guang communicated with the students and answered their questions. The report broadend the vision of teachers and students and provided new ideas for analyzing problems, which is well received by teachers and students of the college.