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Chuan Ku

  • M. Sc.
  • PhD student
  • Institute of Molecular Evolution, Heinrich Heine University
  • 16PublicationsNumber of items in Chuan's My Publications folder on Mendeley.
  • 4Followers

Research interests

MicrobiologyGenomicsPhylogeneticsEvolutionary Biology

Followers (4)

  • Shabana  Hanif

    Shabana HanifQuaid-i-Azam University

  • Sven Gould

    Sven GouldHeinrich-Heine-Universitat Düsseldorf

  • Michael Knopp

    Michael Knopp

  • Jonathan Eisen

    Jonathan Eisen

Following (1)

Publications (5)

  • Late Mitochondrial Origin Is an Artifact

    • Martin W
    • Roettger M
    • Ku C
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  • A natural barrier to lateral gene transfer from prokaryotes to eukaryotes revealed from genomes: the 70 % rule

    • Ku C
    • Martin W
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  • Endosymbiotic gene transfer from prokaryotic pangenomes: Inherited chimerism in eukaryotes.

    • Ku C
    • Nelson-Sathi S
    • Roettger M
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  • Endosymbiotic origin and differential loss of eukaryotic genes

    • Ku C
    • Nelson-Sathi S
    • Roettger M
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  • Plastid origin: who, when and why?

    • Ku C
    • Roettger M
    • Zimorski V
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Professional experience

PhD student

Institute of Molecular Evolution, Heinrich Heine University

October 2013 - Present

Research Assistant

Institute of Plant and Microbial Biology, Academia Sinica

September 2012 - July 2013(10 months)

Education history

Master

Institute of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, National Taiwan University

September 2009 - August 2011(2 years)

Bachelor

Department of Life Science, National Taiwan University

September 2005 - June 2009(4 years)