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Walter M. Fitch Symposium
Tuesday 26th June, 10:00 - 12:30
Auditorium
A brief introduction will be given by Sudhir Kumar and Prof. Barry Hall
Chair: Prof. Barry Hall
F-1 Where classic theory meets genomic technology: the distribution of fitness effects in yeast
Claudia Bank*1, Jeffrey D. Jensen1, Daniel N. A. Bolon2
1School of Life Sciences, École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), Switzerland, 2Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology, University of Massachusetts Medical School, USA
F-2 Decoding the genomic and transcriptional changes underlying the transition to multicellularity in experimentally-evolved Saccharomyces cerevisiae.
Johnathon D. Fankhauser*, William C. Ratcliff, R. Ford Denison, Michael Travisano
University of Minnesota, USA
F-3 Reconstructing demographic histories from long tracts of DNA sequence identity
Kelley Harris*1, Rasmus Nielsen1,2
1UC Berkeley, USA, 2University of Copenhagen, Denmark
F-4 How do hosts shape their microbial communities?
Matthew Horton*, Natacha Bodenhausen, Joy Bergelson
University of Chicago, USA
F-5 Repeatability in evolution varies with scale, organism, and the nature of selection.
Elizabeth B. Perry*, Kristin Alligood, Brendan J.M. Bohannan
University of Oregon - Institute of Ecology and Evolution, USA
F-6 Which way did they go? Detecting directional migration from genetic data
Benjamin Peter*, Montgomery Slatkin
University of California, Berkeley, USA
F-7 Balanced Codon Usage Optimizes Eukaryotic Translational Efficiency
Wenfeng Qian*, Jianzhi Zhang
University of Michigan, USA
F-8 Successive masculinization of the avian Z chromosome
Alison Wright*1,2, Hooman Moghadam1, Judith Mank2
1University of Oxford, UK, 2University College London, UK