02.10.18 – Francis Jiggins (Univ. of Cambridge, UK)
Flies, rabbits and viruses: The evolution of disease resistance in natural populations.
09.10.18 – Joachim Hermisson (Univ. if Vienna, AT)
Architectures of polygenic adaptation.
23.10.18 – Nick Priest (Univ. of Bath, UK)
The case for Non-Immunology: fruit flies fight STDs with their gut, not their immune system.
06.11.18 – Steve Chenoweth (Univ. of Queensland, AU)
Integrating genomic and quantitative genetic perspectives of sexual conflict.
13.11.18 – Daniel Tracey (Indiana Univ., US)
Zooming in from the behaviors to the genes: cellular and molecular mechanisms of nociception and mechanosensation in Drosophila.
20.11.18 – Molly Przeworski (Columbia Univ., US)
Some causes and some consequences of recombination rate variation among vertebrates.
27.11.18 – Stephen Wright (Univ. of Toronto, CA)
Y degenerate? Evolutionary genomics of plant sex chromosomes.
04.12.18 – Julien Ayroles (Princeton Univ., US)
From individual variation to the genetic basis of environmental sensitivity.
11.12.18 – Robert Zimmermann (Univ. of Vienna, AT)
Genomic organization of basal metazoans.
18.12.18 – Mia Levine (Univ. of Pennsylvania, US)
Intra-genomic conflict shapes the evolution of fly telomeres.
08.01.19 – Jillian Petersen (Univ. of Vienna, AT)
The ecological and evolutionary impact of strain diversity in marine animal microbiomes.
15.01.19 – Charles H. Langley (UC Davis, US)
Evolutionary genomics in centromeric and pericentromeric regions of Drosophila and humans.
22.01.19 – Roman Arguello (Univ. of Lausanne, CH)
The evolution of sensory systems.
29.01.19 – Bruno Lemaitre (EPFL, CH)
The foreign within: Drosophila-Spiroplasma interaction as a model of insect endosymbiosis.