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Slides of Coop Lab talks/posters at SMBE

Slides from the Coop lab talks are posted below. Note that much of this work is ongoing, so please treat it as provisional. Contact us if you’d like to know more, or if you want to build on it. Alisa … Continue reading

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illustrations of lab SMBE talks by Alex Cagan

One of the best features of conference coverage of SMBE has been Alex Cagan’s illustrations of talks. A few folks in the lab were luckily enough to be in the sessions that Alex was drawing in; his illustrations of their … Continue reading

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Does grasshopper sperm evolve to make female meiosis fair?

Juan Pedro M. Camacho alerted Yaniv and myself towards Herrera et al. 1996 –a potential example of male control of female meiotic drive being exposed in crosses among grasshopper populations– as we predicted in our paper (Brandvain and Coop, “Sperm … Continue reading

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Coopons at SMBE

The Coop lab are looking forward to SMBE in Vienna next week. We’ve listed our talks below. Jeremy Berg. Patterns of Genetic and Haplotypic Variation surrounding a Sweep from Standing Variation 130B Poster session A Mon 13-Thurs16 Alisa Sedghifar. The … Continue reading

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Gideon’s exit seminar & FroYo in Space

A few pictures from Gideon’s exit seminar celebrations. Chenling, Helena, Marge, Gideon, Jeremy, Kristin, Graham, Vince, Alisa, Ivan, & Simon. Gid’s exit seminar was great. A bunch of Gid’s friends and family contributed good luck messages including Luke, Peter, & … Continue reading

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Coop Lab BBQ/BBCoop

Gid and Marge kindly hosted a BBQ at their place for the Coop Lab. Front row: Kristin, Chenling, Alisa, Graham. Back row: Gideon, Ivan, Jeremy, Vince, Simon. Much violence was done to wooden blocks. Vince taught us how to play … Continue reading

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Coop Lab BBQ (BBCoop?)

Random BBQ/taco night to celebrate the end of the quarter. We forgot to take any pictures until after we moved inside, so we are missing some folks. A great time, and much grilled meat and veggies, were had by all! … Continue reading

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