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Brilliant- rejection of a rejection

Rejection of rejection letter [insert university emblem here] Dear Professor [insert name of editor] [Re: MS 2015_XXXX Insert title of ground-breaking study here] Thank you for your rejection of the above manuscript. Unfortunately we are not able to accept it … Continue reading

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karyotypes and rearrangements in Littorina fabalis and L. obtusata soon available.

A project with Juanjo Pasantes and Daniel Souto from the University of Vigo.

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Pacbio sequencing for the detection of rearrangements in Littorina fabalis and L. obtusata has started.

News on this topic soon!

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A project on reinforcement with Johan Hollander and Roger Butlin has started.

Preliminary results by the end of 2015.

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Happy Darwin Day!

“On the tendency of species to form varieties; and on the perpetuation of varieties and species by natural means of selection.”   Galicia (2011) Photos from Juan Hurtado

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Diana visit to the Natural History Museum of London with support from the SYNTHESYS program

Diana was awarded a grant from the SYNTHESYS program (Synthesis of systematic resources), through which I had the opportunity to meet Dr. David G. Reid, one of the most knowledgeable researchers on many aspects of the biology of littorinids, at … Continue reading

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2014’s awarded project by the Volkswagen Foundation has started

In 2014, Rui Faria was awarded a research project by the prestigious Volkswagen Foundation on “Genomic architecture of speciation: the role of chromosomal rearrangements”. This project aims to study the patterns of whole-genome divergence between flat periwinkles species and also between … Continue reading

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