Computational Phylogenetics
... Molecular Data, Evolutionary Modeling and Computational Tools

Gesneriaceae evolution

Feb 27th 2017: Paper by Serrano-Serrano et al. on "Hummingbird pollination and the diversification of angiosperms: an old and successful association in Gesneriaceae" accepted in Proc R Soc B.

Written on Monday February 27, 2017

Accelerated MCMC

Dec 24th 2016: Paper by Meyer et al. "Accelerating Bayesian inference for evolutionary biology models" available in Bioinformatics.

Written on Saturday December 24, 2016

Accelerated MCMC

Nov 7th 2016: Paper by Meyer et al. "Accelerating Bayesian inference for evolutionary biology models" accepted in Bioinformatics.

Written on Monday November 7, 2016

Genetic structure in Primula tibetica

Oct 5th 2016: Early-view of our paper by Ren et al. "Genetic consequences of Quaternary climatic oscillations in the Himalayas: Primula tibetica as a case study based on RAD sequencing" available in New Phytol.

Written on Wednesday October 5, 2016

State aggregation for codon models

Oct 4th 2016: Early view of our paper by Davydov et al. "State aggregation for fast likelihood computations in molecular evolution" available in Bioinformatics.

Written on Tuesday October 4, 2016

New group member: Joris Bertrand

Sep 1st 2016: Joris Bertrand is starting a postdoc on a project looking at the population genomics of the clownfish radiation.

Written on Thursday September 1, 2016

State aggregation in codon models

Sep 23rd 2016: Paper by Davydov et al. "State aggregation for fast likelihood computations in molecular evolution" accepted in Bioinformatics.

Written on Friday September 23, 2016

Primula genetic structure

Aug 23rd 2016: Paper by Ren et al. "Genetic consequences of Quaternary climatic oscillations in the Himalayas: Primula tibetica as a case study based on RAD sequencing" accepted in New Phytol.

Written on Tuesday August 23, 2016

Temperature and rates of evolution

May 20th 2016: Final version of our paper by Rolland et al. "Molecular evolutionary rates are not correlated with temperature and latitude in Squamata: an exception to the metabolic theory of ecology?" available in BMC Evolutionary Biology.

Written on Friday May 20, 2016

Niche width and diversification

Jun 9th 2016: Final version of our paper by Rolland and Salamin "Niche width impacts vertebrate diversification" available in Global Ecol Biogeo.

Written on Saturday July 9, 2016