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18.02.2015

The genetics of Catalan surnames

Reference article: Neus Solé-Morata, Jaume Bertranpetit, David Comas, and Francesc Calafell:   " Y-chromosome diversity in Catalan surname samples: insights into surname origin and frequency". European Journal of Human Genetics, doi:10.1038/ejhg.2015.14
17.02.2015

IBE PhD course on Evolutionary Biology

From January 19 th to 23 rd 2015 the second edition of the PhD course on Evolutionary Biology took place at the IBE. The course is directed mainly to first and second PhD year students but also open to any other interested IBE members.
17.02.2015

New ERC consolidator grant for Josefa Gonzalez

J.Gonzalez head of the Evolutionary and Functional Genomics Lab and RyC Researcher at IBE has been awarded an ERC consolidator Grant of the European Research Council for the project:"New approaches to long-standing questions: adaptation in Drosophila". Congratulations to Josefa  for this step forward in her scientific career!
05.02.2015

Lack of evolutionary adjustment to ambient temperature in highly specialized cave beetles

Ref. Art. Rizzo, V., et al. 2015. Lack of evolutionary adjustment to ambient temperature in highly specialized cave beetles. BMC Evolutionary Biology 2015, 15:10  doi:10.1186/s12862-015-0288-2
05.02.2015

What is the leaf beetle Calligrapha scalaris (LeConte)? Breviora 541: 1-19

Ref. Art.: Gómez-Zurita, J. 2015. What is the leaf beetle Calligrapha scalaris (LeConte)? Breviora 541: 1-19.
04.02.2015

Open Scientific Session: "La metamorfosi dels Insectes" by Xavier Bellés

Cicle: Ciència d'avui per a un millor demà. 75è anirversari del CSIC
Date & Time: 9th February 2015, 18:30h
Place: Sala d'actes de la Residència d'Investigadors
19.01.2015

When caterpillars attack: biogeography and life history evolution of the Miletinae

Ref. Art. Zofia A. et al. 2015. When caterpillars attack: biogeography and life history evolution of the Miletinae (Lepidoptera: Lycaenidae). Evolution. DOI: 10.1111/evo.12599
09.01.2015

Doctoral Thesis Defense: Maria Valenzuela

Title: Funtional and evolutionary implications of single nucleotide substitutions in human microRNas across primates
Thesis Director: Yolanda Espinosa
Institution & Date: Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 15 January 2015,11h

08.01.2015

A review on Ecdysone signalling and ovarian development in insects: from stem cells to ovarian follicle formation

Ref. Art. Belles, X., Piulachs, M.D. Ecdysone signalling and ovarian development in insects: from stem cells to ovarian follicle
formation. Biochim. Biophys. Acta (2014), http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bbagrm.2014.05.025
08.01.2015

Nonrandom patterns of genetic admixture expose the complex historical hybrid origin of unisexual leaf beetle species in the genus Calligrapha

Ref. Art. Montelongo T, Gómez-Zurita J. 2015. Nonrandom patterns of genetic admixture expose the complex historical hybrid origin of unisexual leaf beetle species in the genus Calligrapha. American Naturalist 185(1): 113-134. 

 

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