Evolutionary Biology: Mechanisms and Trends by Krishna Dronamraju (auth.), Pierre Pontarotti (eds.)

By Krishna Dronamraju (auth.), Pierre Pontarotti (eds.)

The annual Evolutionary BiologyMeetings in Marseilles serve to assemble top evolutionary biologists and different scientists utilizing evolutionary biology thoughts, e.g. for clinical study. The goals of those conferences are to advertise the trade of rules and to inspire interdisciplinary collaborations.

This e-book collects 19 chosen contributions awarded on the 15th assembly, which happened in September 2011. It begins with an outline of the lifestyles and paintings of J.B.S. Haldane, a impressive evolutionary biologist of the 20th century. the rest chapters are grouped less than the next 3 themes:

· New thoughts in Evolutionary Biology

· Macroevolution: Mechanisms and Trends

· Genome Evolution

Offering an up to date review of contemporary leads to the sphere of evolutionary biology, this e-book is a useful resource of data for scientists, academics and complicated students.

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