Genome | Genome | State University of New York College of Technology at Canton

When comparing species as distantly related as mouse and human, we find a lot of similarity, including blocks of shared synteny.. How similar are mice and humans and how far back would we have to look to find a shared ancestor? As you consider your answer, please review chapter 11 and read these two articles.

New view of mouse genome finds many similarities, striking differences with human genome (

Why Mouse Matters (