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Evolutionary signals of selection on cognition from the great tit genome and methylome

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Laine, VN.; Gossmann, TI.; Schachtschneider, KM.; Garroway, CJ.; Madsen, O.; Verhoeven, KJF.; De Jager, V.... (2016). Evolutionary signals of selection on cognition from the great tit genome and methylome. Nature Communications. 7. https://doi.org/10.1038/ncomms10474

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Title: Evolutionary signals of selection on cognition from the great tit genome and methylome
Author: Laine, Veronika N. Gossmann, Toni I. Schachtschneider, Kyle M. Garroway, Colin J. Madsen, Ole Verhoeven, Koen J. F. de Jager, Victor Megens, Hendrik-Jan Warren, Wesley C. Minx, Patrick Crooijmans, Richard P. M. A. Corcoran, Padraic Great Tit HapMap Consortium Sheldon, Ben C. Slate, Jon
UPV Unit: Universitat Politècnica de València. Departamento de Ciencia Animal - Departament de Ciència Animal
Universitat Politècnica de València. Instituto de Investigación para la Gestión Integral de Zonas Costeras - Institut d'Investigació per a la Gestió Integral de Zones Costaneres
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[EN] For over 50 years, the great tit (Parus major) has been a model species for research in evolutionary, ecological and behavioural research; in particular, learning and cognition have been intensively studied. Here, to ...[+]
Subjects: Wild bird population , Sequencing data , Phenotypic plasticity , Parus major , Clutch size , Alignment , Generation , History , Memory , Life
Copyrigths: Reconocimiento (by)
Nature Communications. (issn: 2041-1723 )
DOI: 10.1038/ncomms10474
Nature Publishing Group: Nature Communications
Publisher version: http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/ncomms10474
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info:eu-repo/grantAgreement/EC/FP7/250164/EU/Evolutionary Social Ecology in Wild Populations/
info:eu-repo/grantAgreement/EC/FP7/202487/EU/Evolutionary genetics in a ‘classical’ avian study system by high throughput transcriptome sequencing and SNP genotyping/
info:eu-repo/grantAgreement/EC/FP7/339092/EU/Evolutionary responses to a warming world: physiological genomics of seasonal timing/
We thank Eveline Verhulst for help with the methylome data, Christa Mateman for lab assistance, Martijn Derks for calculating the sliding windows, Tieshan Xu for the help with the Trinity assembly, Louise Dittmar for the ...[+]
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