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Katherine Pollard, Ph.D., Gladstone Institutes

Caption: Dr. Pollard's lab developed a unique algorithm to hunt down fast-mutating DNA sequences. In so doing they have uncovered new clues that distinguish humans from our closest primate relatives.

Credit: Chris Goodfellow/Gladstone Institutes

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