Evolutionary genomics of reptiles and amphibians
Todd Castoe and colleagues published a monumental piece of work on the python genome! Check it out at PNAS!
Frank Rheindt and colleagues describe the unusual origins of a mosaic population of Tyrant Flycatchers using integrative methods and next-generation sequencing technologies! Check it out at Systematic Biology!
Alex Hall recieves a Rosemary Grant Award for his dissertation research. Congratulations Alex!
Kyle O'Connell receives the Theodore Roosevelt Memorial Grant from AMNH! Congratulations Kyle!
The genome of the Darwin's finch (Geospiza magnirostris) has been published in BMC Genomics…check it out! (link)