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==About me==
[[Image:YanivPic.jpg|thumb|right|Me, courtesy of [http://fishbeer.com/ Fishbeer] ]]
[[Image:YanivPic.jpg|thumb|right|Me, courtesy of [http://fishbeer.com/ Fishbeer] ]]
===Brief biographical sketch===
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Born in Jerusalem and raised in metro Detroit, I received my MA from the College of the Atlantic in 2004. While there, I worked with Kevin Flurkey in [http://research.jax.org/faculty/harrison/index.html David Harrison's group] at the [http://www.jax.org/ Jackson Lab], beginning my life as a research scientist. I am now a graduate student with [http://www.bio.indiana.edu/~wadelab/ Mike Wade] and [http://www.bio.indiana.edu/~moylelab/ Leonie Moyle] in the [http://www.bio.indiana.edu/ department of biology] at [http://iub.edu/ Indiana University]. If all goes according to plan, I will graduate in the summer of 2010!!!
===Research interests===
[http://yanivbrandvain.wordpress.com/ www.yanivbrandvain.wordpress.com]
I am broadly interested in evolution and genetics, as well as development and ecology, and I do not believe that these fields are very distinct from one another.
I usually gravitate towards problems involving interactions among individuals, genes, levels of selection, or interactions between genes and the environment. Below, I briefly discuss a few specific topics
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====Genomic imprinting====
====Host-symbiont coevolution====
===Other interests===
I play both racquetball and squash regularly and basketball less often. I like to drink bourbon and beer and eat most things. I enjoy much music, but old-timey music is the only thing that gets [http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WgqlkRFtkYU me dancing]. In addition to various Detroit sports, I enjoy watching Chuck, Dexter, and 24. Most of my readings are technical things about ecology, evolution and genetics, but I do also enjoy reading popular science and the history of science.
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==Useful links==
*[[OpenWetWare:Welcome|Introductory tutorial]]
*[[Help|OpenWetWare help pages]]
* Yaniv Brandvain, Indiana University, Department of Biology. 1001 E 3rd St. Bloomington, IN 47405.
* [[Special:Emailuser/Yaniv Brandvain|Email me through OpenWetWare]] or at ybrandvain via google mail.

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Me, courtesy of Fishbeer

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