Constructing a Phylogenetic Tree

Students are given the opportunity to analyze DNA sequence differences between organisms in order to establish a reasonable picture of the evolutionary relationships between them (Phylogenetic Tree). In the simulation form they are working through the same processes that molecular biologists use with the latest current technology.

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