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Origin and Evolution of Biodiversity

Editors: Pontarotti, Pierre (Ed.)

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  • Presents peer-reviewed contributions
  • Offers an up-to-date overview of recent findings in the field of evolutionary biology
  • Richly illustrated throughout
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About this book

The book includes 19 selected contributions presented at the 21st Evolutionary Biology Meeting, which took place in Marseille in September 2017. The chapters are grouped into the following five categories:

·       Genome/Phenotype Evolution

·       Self/Nonself Evolution

·       Origin of Biodiversity

·       Origin of Life

·       Concepts

The annual Evolutionary Biology Meetings in Marseille serve to gather leading evolutionary biologists and other scientists using evolutionary biology concepts, e.g. for medical research. The aim of these meetings is to promote the exchange of ideas to encourage interdisciplinary collaborations. Offering an up-to-date overview of recent findings in the field of evolutionary biology, this book is in invaluable source of information for scientists, teachers and advanced students.

About the authors

Pierre Pontarotti

Laboratoire Evolution Biologique et Modélisation, CNRS

Université Aix Marseille

Marseille, France

pierre.pontarotti@univ-amu.fr

Table of contents (19 chapters)

Table of contents (19 chapters)
  • Pmela and Tyrp1b Contribute to Melanophore Variation in Mexican Cavefish

    Pages 3-22

    Stahl, Bethany A. (et al.)

  • Adaptive Evolution of Yeast Under Heat Stress and Genetic Reconstruction to Generate Thermotolerant Yeast

    Pages 23-36

    Kuroda, Kouichi (et al.)

  • The Domestication Syndrome in Phaseolus Crop Plants: A Review of Two Key Domestication Traits

    Pages 37-59

    Chacón-Sánchez, María Isabel

  • Tracing the Evolutionary Origin of the Gut–Brain Axis

    Pages 61-80

    Bosch, Thomas C. G.

  • Mini-bioreactors as Tools for Adaptive Laboratory Evolution for Antibiotic Drug Resistance and Evolutionary Tuning of Bacterial Optogenetic Circuits

    Pages 81-92

    Yang, Ya-Tang

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eBook $139.00
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  • ISBN 978-3-319-95954-2
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $179.99
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  • ISBN 978-3-319-95953-5
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $179.99
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  • ISBN 978-3-030-07118-9
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Origin and Evolution of Biodiversity
Editors
  • Pierre Pontarotti
Copyright
2018
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing AG, part of Springer Nature
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-95954-2
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-95954-2
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-95953-5
Softcover ISBN
978-3-030-07118-9
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
X, 361
Number of Illustrations
8 b/w illustrations, 75 illustrations in colour
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