Selection and evolution of coat colour in a wild mammal
Prof J Slate, Dr D Childs, Prof S Paterson
9 January 2019
This project offers the opportunity to study evolutionary genetics as part of the Soay sheep project, one of the most data-rich long-term studies of any vertebrate in the world.
*IAPETUS* Selection and genetics of life history in a wild mammal population
Centre for Biological Diversity
Dr M Morrissey
18 January 2019
Overview. Understanding how individuals allocate reproductive effort through their lives is fundamental to understanding the process of evolutionary adaptation, and has major implications for understanding other key processes such as population regulation and the evolution of senescence [1,2].
aqAMR: AMR at the interface of the agricultural and aquatic environments
Dr T Connor, Prof P Kille
17 December 2018
The interface between aquatic systems, agricultural environments involved in livestock farming and human habitation represents, on a microbial ecology level, an interface between microbial populations that are all under different antimicrobial selection pressures.