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MSU pioneers new course: Digital introduction to biology, evolution
October 19, 2018
This material is available primarily for archival purposes. Telephone numbers or other contact information may be out of date; please see current contact information at media contacts.Michigan State University (MSU) researchers have improved an introductory biology class to make it more accessible for students not majoring in life sciences. The new course, "Integrative Biology: From DNA to Populations," features Avida-ED, a digital evolution software program that allows populations of digital organisms, aka Avidians, to undergo actual, not simulated, evolutionary change. Full Story
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