Limits to selection in biology and in evolutionary computation

Project Period: 2010-07-01 – 2015-06-30
Externally Funded
Acronym
SelectionInformation
Principal Investigator
Nicholas H Barton
Department(s)
Barton Group
Grant Number
250152
Funding Organisation
EC/FP7

50 Publications

2016 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 1631 | OA
Spread of pedigree versus genetic ancestry in spatially distributed populations
J. Kelleher, A. Etheridge, A. Véber, N.H. Barton, Theoretical Population Biology 108 (2016) 1–12.
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2015 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 1666 | OA
Dynamics of transcription factor binding site evolution
M. Tugrul, T. Paixao, N.H. Barton, G. Tkačik, PLoS Genetics 11 (2015).
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2015 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 1818 | OA
Limits to adaptation along environmental gradients
J. Polechova, N.H. Barton, PNAS 112 (2015) 6401–6406.
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2015 | Conference Paper | IST-REx-ID: 1835 | OA
Model checking gene regulatory networks
M. Giacobbe, C.C. Guet, A. Gupta, T.A. Henzinger, T. Paixao, T. Petrov, 9035 (2015) 469–483.
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2015 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 1850 | OA View | Files available | DOI
 
2014 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 1908 | OA
The rate of adaptation in large sexual populations with linear chromosomes
D. Weissman, O. Hallatschek, Genetics 196 (2014) 1167–1183.
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2014 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 1932 | OA
Cryptic genetic variation can make "irreducible complexity" a common mode of adaptation in sexual populations
M. Trotter, D. Weissman, G. Peterson, K. Peck, J. Masel, Evolution 68 (2014) 3357–3367.
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2014 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 1936 | OA
An arms race between producers and scroungers can drive the evolution of social cognition
M. Arbilly, D. Weissman, M. Feldman, U. Grodzinski, Behavioral Ecology 25 (2014) 487–495.
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2014 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 2023 | OA View | Files available | DOI
 
2014 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 2168 | OA
Coalescent simulation in continuous space: Algorithms for large neighbourhood size
J. Kelleher, A. Etheridge, N.H. Barton, Theoretical Population Biology 95 (2014) 13–23.
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2014 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 2174 | OA
Stability and response of polygenic traits to stabilizing selection and mutation
H. De Vladar, N.H. Barton, Genetics 197 (2014) 749–767.
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2013 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 2473 | OA
Genetic hitch-hiking in spatially extended populations
N.H. Barton, A. Etheridge, J. Kelleher, A. Véber, Theoretical Population Biology 87 (2013) 75–89.
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2013 | Conference Paper | IST-REx-ID: 2718 | OA
Can quantitative and population genetics help us understand evolutionary computation?
N.H. Barton, T. Paixao, in:, Proceedings of the 15th Annual Conference on Genetic and Evolutionary Computation, ACM, 2013, pp. 1573–1580.
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2013 | Conference Paper | IST-REx-ID: 2719
A variance decomposition approach to the analysis of genetic algorithms
T. Paixao, N.H. Barton, in:, Proceedings of the 15th Annual Conference on Genetic and Evolutionary Computation, ACM, 2013, pp. 845–852.
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2013 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 2720 | OA
Accumulation of spontaneous mutations in the ciliate Tetrahymena thermophila
H. Long, T. Paixao, R. Azevedo, R. Zufall, Genetics 195 (2013) 527–540.
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2013 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 2817 | OA
Density games
S. Novak, K. Chatterjee, M. Nowak, Journal of Theoretical Biology 334 (2013) 26–34.
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2013 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 2842 | OA
Inference in two dimensions: Allele frequencies versus lengths of shared sequence blocks
N.H. Barton, A. Etheridge, J. Kelleher, A. Véber, Theoretical Population Biology 87 (2013) 105–119.
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2018 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 286
Efficient inference of paternity and sibship inference given known maternity via hierarchical clustering
T. Ellis, D. Field, N.H. Barton, Molecular Ecology Resources 18 (2018) 988–999.
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2018 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 564 | OA
Establishment in a new habitat by polygenic adaptation
N.H. Barton, A. Etheridge, Theoretical Population Biology 122 (2018) 110–127.
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2017 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 626 | OA
The infinitesimal model: Definition derivation and implications
N.H. Barton, A. Etheridge, A. Véber, Theoretical Population Biology 118 (2017) 50–73.
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2013 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 2909 | OA
Modelling evolution in a spatial continuum
N.H. Barton, A. Etheridge, A. Véber, Journal of Statistical Mechanics Theory and Experiment 2013 (2013).
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2013 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 2910 | OA
Coalescent simulation in continuous space
J. Kelleher, N.H. Barton, A. Etheridge, Bioinformatics 29 (2013) 955–956.
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2012 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 2968 | OA
A likelihood based comparison of population histories in a parasitoid guild
K. Lohse, N.H. Barton, G. Melika, G. Stone, Molecular Ecology 21 (2012) 4605–4617.
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2012 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 3131 | OA
Limits to the rate of adaptive substitution in sexual populations
D. Weissman, N.H. Barton, PLoS Genetics 8 (2012).
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2012 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 3166 | OA
Amino acid fermentation at the origin of the genetic code
H. de Vladar, Biology Direct 7 (2012).
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2011 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 3290 | OA
A general method for calculating likelihoods under the coalescent process
K. Lohse, R. Harrison, N.H. Barton, Genetics 189 (2011) 977–987.
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2010 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 3303 | OA
The rate of fitness-valley crossing in sexual populations
D. Weissman, M. Feldman, D. Fisher, Genetics 186 (2010) 1389–1410.
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2011 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 3375 | OA
The statistical mechanics of a polygenic character under stabilizing selection mutation and drift
H. de Vladar, N.H. Barton, Journal of the Royal Society Interface 8 (2011) 720–739.
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2011 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 3390 | OA
The relation between reproductive value and genetic contribution
N.H. Barton, A. Etheridge, Genetics 188 (2011) 953–973.
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2011 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 3391 | OA
The contribution of statistical physics to evolutionary biology
H. de Vladar, N.H. Barton, Trends in Ecology and Evolution 26 (2011) 424–432.
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2011 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 3394 | OA
Genetic drift widens the expected cline but narrows the expected cline width
J. Polechova, N.H. Barton, Genetics 189 (2011) 227–235.
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2017 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 955 | OA
Evolution of new regulatory functions on biophysically realistic fitness landscapes
T. Friedlander, R. Prizak, N.H. Barton, G. Tkačik, Nature Communications 8 (2017).
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2017 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 990 | OA
Divergence and evolution of assortative mating in a polygenic trait model of speciation with gene flow
H. Sachdeva, N.H. Barton, Evolution; International Journal of Organic Evolution 71 (2017) 1478–1493.
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2017 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 1063 | OA View | DOI | Download Submitted Version (ext.)
 
2017 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 1074 | OA
Inferring recent demography from isolation by distance of long shared sequence blocks
H. Ringbauer, G. Coop, N.H. Barton, Genetics 205 (2017) 1335–1351.
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2017 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 1077 | OA
Evolutionary interplay between structure, energy and epistasis in the coat protein of the fX174 phage family
R.A. Fernandes Redondo, H. Vladar, T. Włodarski, J.P. Bollback, Journal of the Royal Society Interface 14 (2017).
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2017 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 1169 | OA
Spatial gene frequency waves under genotype dependent dispersal
S. Novak, R. Kollár, Genetics 205 (2017) 367–374.
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2017 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 1191 | OA
Existence of traveling waves for the generalized F–KPP equation
R. Kollár, S. Novak, Bulletin of Mathematical Biology 79 (2017) 525–559.
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2016 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 1195 | OA
Reconstruction of haplotype-blocks selected during experimental evolution.
S. Franssen, N.H. Barton, C. Schlötterer, Molecular Biology and Evolution 34 (2016) 174–184.
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2017 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 1199 | OA
How does epistasis influence the response to selection?
N.H. Barton, Heredity 118 (2017) 96–109.
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2016 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 1241 | OA
The role of recombination in evolutionary rescue
H. Uecker, J. Hermisson, Genetics 202 (2016) 721–732.
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2017 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 1351 | OA
Model checking the evolution of gene regulatory networks
M. Giacobbe, C.C. Guet, A. Gupta, T.A. Henzinger, T. Paixao, T. Petrov, Acta Informatica 54 (2017) 765–787.
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2016 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 1358 | OA
Intrinsic limits to gene regulation by global crosstalk
T. Friedlander, R. Prizak, C.C. Guet, N.H. Barton, G. Tkačik, Nature Communications 7 (2016).
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2016 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 1359 | OA
The effect of gene interactions on the long-term response to selection
T. Paixao, N.H. Barton, PNAS 113 (2016) 4422–4427.
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2016 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 1420 | OA
A general approximation for the dynamics of quantitative traits
K. Bod’ová, G. Tkacik, N.H. Barton, Genetics 202 (2016) 1523–1548.
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2016 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 1518 | OA
Efficient strategies for calculating blockwise likelihoods under the coalescent
K. Lohse, M. Chmelik, S. Martin, N.H. Barton, Genetics 202 (2016) 775–786.
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2015 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 1519 | OA
The interpretation of selection coefficients
N.H. Barton, M. Servedio, Evolution 69 (2015) 1101–1112.
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2015 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 1542 | OA
Toward a unifying framework for evolutionary processes
T. Paixao, G. Badkobeh, N.H. Barton, D. Çörüş, D. Dang, T. Friedrich, P. Lehre, D. Sudholt, A. Sutton, B. Trubenova, Journal of Theoretical Biology 383 (2015) 28–43.
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2015 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 1576 | OA
Stochastic proofreading mechanism alleviates crosstalk in transcriptional regulation
S.A. Cepeda Humerez, G. Rieckh, G. Tkacik, Physical Review Letters 115 (2015).
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2018 | Journal Article | IST-REx-ID: 316 | OA
Evolutionary pathways for the generation of new self-incompatibility haplotypes in a non-self recognition system
K. Bod’ová, T. Priklopil, D. Field, N.H. Barton, M. Pickup, Genetics 209 (2018) 861–883.
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