Bacteria could detect leaks at carbon capture sites
Oct. 4, 2016 02:25 PM
Bacteria and archaea could be used to monitor stored carbon dioxide (CO 2) and convert it into useful products, such as ethanol and acetate, say researchers at the Scottish Association for Marine Science (SAMS) and the Department of Biosciences, University of Oslo.
Nature Genetics highlights CEES research: "How the codfish changed its immune system"
Sep. 29, 2016 04:20 PM
A publication by Malmstrøm & Matschiner et al. and other publications from CEES attracts international attention in a Nature Genetics News and Views article by Peter Parham
This thursday, at the Speciation Journal Club, we will discuss a paper entitled "detection of human adaptation during the past 2000 years" by Field et al. 2016 in Science.
Estimates of fishing mortality commonly used in stock assessment models are often conditional on restrictive assumptions about natural mortality. However, integrating data from various sources in bayesian state-space models can allow to independently estimate mortalities of different sources.