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The specialization of novel genes

Recently a paper about the software MANTiS called my attention, and I’ve been trying to write about it for a while. This announcement at the EvolDir list seemed like the perfect opportunity. I must warn you though that I’ve never … Continue reading

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Biology and Philosophy – selected papers

Sewall Wright’s adaptive landscapes: 1932 vs. 1988 Massimo Pigliucci (2008) Biology and Philosophy, DOI 10.1007/s10539-008-9124-z Sewall Wright introduced the metaphor of evolution on “adaptive landscapes” in a pair of papers published in 1931 and 1932. The metaphor has been one … Continue reading

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