There has been much interest recently in using the multi-species coalescent to estimate species phylogenies from molecular data. The advantage of the method is that incomplete lineage sorting (the discrepancy between gene trees and the species tree), and ancestral polymorphism are accounted for during phylogenetic inference. 1,458 more words
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Originally posted on Repeating Islands: An aticle by Jacqueline Charles for The Miami Herald. Here’s an excerpt. For the complete text go to the original report here.
Amidst speculation of will she / won’t she it is now confirmed that Arnavaz Mistry has decided to contest the upcoming BPP elections.
Arnavaz won the elections in 2008 by the highest number of votes securing over 10 thousand votes – the only candidate in adult franchise election history to receive the support of 80% of the electorate. 49 more words