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S38: The role of epistasis in molecular evolution
Thursday 12th June, 12th June 12.15 - 13.45
Los Gran Rosales C
O-265 Should evolutionary geneticists worry about higher-order epistasis?
Daniel Weinreich*1, Yinghong Lan1, Christopher Wylie1, Robert Heckendorn2
1Brown University, USA, 2University of Idaho, USA
O-266 Epistasis everywhere: a systematic large-scale survey of the epistatic landscape within yeast Hsp90
Claudia Bank*1,2, Ryan Hietpas3, Daniel N.A. Bolon3, Jeffrey D. Jensen1
1School of Life Sciences, École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, and Swiss Insitute of Bioinformatics, Switzerland, 2Simons Institute for the Theory of Computing, UC Berkeley, USA, 3Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology, University of Massachusetts Medical School, USA
O-267 Intragenic epistasis in couch potato and its effect on climatic adaptation in natural populations
Emily Behrman*1, Alan Bergland2, Dmitri Petrov2, Paul Schmidt1
1University of Pennsylvania, USA, 2Stanford University, USA
O-268 Understanding the non-epistatic null hypothesis
David McCandlish*, Premal Shah, Jakub Otwinowski, Joshua Plotkin
University of Pennsylvania, USA
O-269 Higher evolutionary rates of aminoacyl tRNA synthetase proteins interacting with mitochondrial versus cytoplasmic tRNAs: Compensatory evolution or expression level?
Jeffrey Adrion*, P. Signe White, Kristi L. Montooth
Indiana University, USA