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MSU pioneers new course: Digital introduction to biology, evolution


October 19, 2018

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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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