EEB Hot Paper Discussion Group schedule, 2015 Fall

This semester’s EEB Hot paper discussion will be held on each Friday, 3:00 PM in BSW 302.

The hot paper will be announced each Monday through eeb@list.arizona.edu. The paper title, abstract, PDF file and a link will be available in the email.

Contact Xinshuai Qi if you have questions and suggestions: qxs@email.arizona.edu; Office: BSW 321

Week

Date

Leading lab lineup

Paper and links

Notes

1

Sep 4

Barker Lab

Parent–progeny sequencing indicates higher mutation rates in heterozygotes

Feedforward loop for diversity

2

Sep 11

Masel Lab

Ecology & Evolution Wikipedia Editathon!

3

Sep 18

Dlugosch Lab

Phylogenetic structure and host abundance drive disease pressure in communities

4

Sep 25

(No hot paper this week)

5

Oct 2

Enquist Lab

The predator-prey power law: Biomass scaling across terrestrial and aquatic biomes

6

Oct 9

Chesson Lab

Crowded growth leads to the spontaneous

evolution of semistable coexistence in

laboratory yeast populations

lead by Nicholas Kortessis

Commentary: Evolution of coexistence in a crowded microplate well

7

Oct 16

【OPEN】

(No hot paper this week)

8

Oct 23

Ferriere Lab

Non-adaptive plasticity potentiates rapid adaptive evolution of gene expression in nature

9

Oct 30

【OPEN】

(No hot paper this week)

10

Nov 6

Saleska Lab

Intercellular wiring enables electron transfer between methanotrophic archaea and bacteria

Single cell activity reveals direct electron transfer in methanotrophic consortia

11

Nov 13

Whiteman Lab

Pollinator recognition by a keystone tropical plant

12

Nov 20

Wiens Lab

cancelled

13

Dec 4

Michod Lab

Genomic signatures of evolutionary transitions from solitary to group living

lead by Erik R Hanschen

14

Dec 11

Bronstein Lab

Microbiomes in light of traits: A phylogenetic perspective