Winter Term 2016/17



04.10.16 - Nicolas Gompel (LMU Munich, DE)
Regulatory evolution and the diversification of pigmentation patterns in Drosophila.


11.10.16 - Catherine Montchamp-Moreau (EGCE, CNRS, FR)
Sex Chromosome meiotic drive, genetic conflict and evolutionary consequences.


18.10.16 - Laurent Keller (Univ. of Lausanne, CH)

Supergenes, sex and sociality.


Saturday! 05.11.16 - Harmit Malik (Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, US)

Genetic conflicts: beyond the usual suspects.

16 - Martin Lascoux (Uppsala Univ., SE)

Genetic diversity and the efficacy of purifying selection across plant and animal species.


Monday! 21.11.16 - Ian Dworkin (McMaster Univ., CA) Genetic background and its impacts on the analysis of mutations, genes, and evolutionary trajectories.
Venue: foyer of the Institute of Population Genetics!

22.11.16 - Mark Siegal (New York Univ., US)

Variability and robustness: lessons from single-cell traits in yeast.

16 - Benoit Pujol (Univ. Paul Sabatier, FR)

Quantitative genetics in the wild, where are we now?

16 - Fyodor Kondrashov (Centre for Genomic Regulation, ES)

Interactions between mutations as a factor in the genotype to phenotype connection.

13.12.16 - Alexander Stark (IMP, AT)

Decoding transcriptional regulation in Drosophila.

10.01.17 - Richard Neher (MPI Dev. Biol., DE)

Population genetics of rapid adaptation and the predictability of evolution.

17.01.17 - Patricia Gibert (CNRS, FR)

How to survive in a changing world? Adaptive responses of insects to environmental changes.

24.01.17 - Thomas Flatt (Univ. of Lausanne, CH)

Clinal Adaptation in Drosophila.

17 - Claude Becker (MPI Dev. Biol., DE, and GMI, AT)

Environment-mediated shaping and breaking of chromatin configurations in Arabidopsis thaliana.



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