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Happy 27th birthday to the LTEE!

The title says it all:  today is the 27th birthday of the long-term evolution experiment (LTEE) with E. coli.

Well, the title doesn’t really say… 230 more words

Evolution

The distribution of mutational effects in yeast

I think it’s fair to say that uncovering the distribution of mutational effects is one of the central problems (if not the central problem) in molecular evolution and genetics today.  718 more words

Molecular Evolution

Questions from Jeremy Fox about the LTEE, part 2

This is part 2, I guess, of my response to Jeremy Fox from his questions about the LTEE over at the Dynamic Ecology blog.

It’s not an answer to his 2nd question, but it’s a partial answer to the first part of his 3rd question? 540 more words

Evolution