In this study researchers highlight some evolutionary biology principles applied to medicine; what has been done, why it is not fully working and which are the prospects for the near future. The article is part of a series about "Genetics of Human Origins", edited by Aida Andrés & Katja Nowick.
Description of a simple method to predict the invasion success of an exotic species. The example of mediterranean fish
Reproducibility and Consistency of Proteomic Experiments on Natural Populations of a Non-Model Aquatic Insect
Secondary contact and local adaptation contribute to genome-wide patterns of clinal variation in Drosophila melanogaster
Origins and diversification of subsociality in leaf beetles (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae: Cassidinae: Chrysomelinae
Sequencing and analysis of gibbon genome sheds light on its complex evolution and the role of repeats in chromosomal rearrangements
"This is the last ape to be sequenced and the end of an era in human comparative genomics," said Tomas Marques-Bonet. "Now we have tools - the genomes - for all the closest species to humans."
Ref Art: Carbone al. (inclouding Jessica Hernandez, Belen Lorente-Galdos, Xavier Quilez, Marcos Fernández-Callejo, Marta Gut, Ivo Gut i Tomàs Marquès Bonet). 2014. Gibbon genome and the fast karyotype evolution of small apes". Nature. 11/9/2014.
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Integration of conflict into integrative taxonomy: fitting hybridization in species delimitation of Mesocarabus (Coleoptera: Carabidae)