Our understanding of human genome evolution has improved dramatically over the last decade, influenced both by technological advances and by directed genome mapping programs. This volume brings together, for the first time, data concerning the evolution of genes, multigene families, and nongenic sequences in the human genome and provides a comprehensive review of this rapidly changing field. Human Genome Evolution also considers specific areas of the genome such as the sex chromosomes, which have been subject to unusual ...

Human Genome Evolution 2004, Routledge

ISBN-13: 9781859960950