Journal club, fall 2012

When Who What
Dec 10 Wynn

The genomic landscape of species divergence in Ficedula flycatchers

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23103876

Dec 3 Ziyue

Using environmental correlations to identify loci underlying local adaptation

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20516501

Nov 26 Amir

Distinguishing between Selective Sweeps from Standing Variation and from a De Novo Mutation

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23071458

Nov 19 Laure

Genetic recombination is directed away from functional genomic elements in mice

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22660327

Nov 12 Molly

A direct characterization of human mutation based on microsatellites

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22922873

Nov 5 Daniel

Genome Patterns of Selection and Introgression of Haplotypes in Natural Populations of the House Mouse (Mus musculus)

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22956910

Oct 29 Ellen

The many landscapes of recombination in Drosophila melanogaster

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23071443

+Classical genetics meets next generation sequencing: uncovering a genome-wide recombination map in Drosophila

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23071461

Oct 22 Wynn

Insect herbivores drive real time ecological and evolutionary change in plant populations

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23042894

+ Natural enemies drive geographic variation in plant defenses

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23042895

+ How insect herbivores drive the evolution of plants

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23042873

Oct 15 Amir

Distortions in Genealogies Due to Purifying Selection

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22729750

Oct 8 Laure

Dynamics of disease resistance polymorphism at the Rpm1 locus of Arabidopsis

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/10458161

Oct 1

Evidence of widespread selection on standing variation in Europe on height-associated SNPs

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22902787