Posts Tagged ‘pgenes’

The Evolutionary Origin of Descending Testicles – The New York Times

Saturday, August 18th, 2018

High-throughput discovery of novel developmental phenotypes : Nature : Nature Research

Thursday, September 22nd, 2016

HTP discovery of novel developmental #phenotypes New list of essential genes for the mouse, upping number to ~2900

Kruglyak paper on C. elegans

Thursday, January 2nd, 2014

A paper on C. elegans that’s very informative:
Chromosome-scale selective sweeps shape Caenorhabditis elegans genomic diversity

Most notable of their findings is evidence of recent selective sweeps on chromosomes I, IV, V and (sort of) X. These sweeps have the potential to fix pseudogenes that might have been present at the time.