Journal club, summer 2014

When Who What
Aug 29 Eduardo Genome-wide scan of 29,141 African Americans finds no evidence of selection since admixture. Bhatia et al. arXiv
Aug 22 Priya Recombination in the Human Pseudoautosomal Region PAR1. Hinch et al. PLoS Genetics 2014.
Aug 15 Sonal Genetics of ecological divergence during speciation. Arnegard et al. Nature 2014.
Aug 8 Daniel Hooper The genomic landscape underlying phenotypic integrity in the face of gene flow in crows. Poelstra et al. Science 2014. (Supplemental Material)
Aug 1 None Statistical Genetics seminar given by Iain Mathieson (Reich lab)
July 25 Shai Altitude adaptation in Tibetans caused by introgression of Denisovan-like DNA Huerta-Sanchez et al., Nature 2014. SOM.
June 27 Eyal Poxviruses deploy genomic accordions to adapt rapidly against host antiviral defenses Elde et al., Cell 2012.Rules of engagement: molecular insights from host-virus arms races Daugherty and Malik, Annual Reviews 2012.
June 20 none Statistical Genetics seminar given by Ilan Gronau (Siepel lab, Cornell)
June 13 Min

Precise estimates of mutation rate and spectrum in yeast. Zhu et al. PNAS 2014

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