Author Archives: Miguel Arenas

Evaluating the Neolithic Expansion at Both Shores of the Mediterranean Sea

The Neolithic expansion at both shores of the Mediterranean Sea was not different after all. A nice study applying approximation Bayesian computation for model selection and parameters estimation. Just published in Molecular Biology and Evolution, https://academic.oup.com/mbe/article/34/12/3232/4237582  

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ProtASR: An Evolutionary Framework for Ancestral Protein Reconstruction with Selection on Folding Stability

A new evolutionary framework for ancestral protein reconstruction accounting for structural constraints, just published in Systematic Biology https://academic.oup.com/sysbio/article-abstract/66/6/1054/2840014/ProtASR-An-Evolutionary-Framework-for-Ancestral?redirectedFrom=fulltext

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Forensic genetics and genomics: Much more than just a human affair

A┬ácomprehensive review on the diverse disciplines of nonhuman forensic genetics, just published in PLoS Genetics. Indeed, it is a fantastic collaboration with the lab of Antonio Amorim and Angel Carracedo: http://journals.plos.org/plosgenetics/article?id=10.1371/journal.pgen.1006960    

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Heterogeneous recombination among Hepatitis B virus genotypes

A very interesting paper on heterogeneous recombination in Hepatitis B virus, just published in Infection, Genetics and Evolution http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1567134817302721  

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