Evolutionary constraints shape caste-specific gene expression across 15 ant species

Claire Morandin, Alexander S. Mikheyev, Jes Soe Pedersen, Heikki Helanterä

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Original languageEnglish
JournalEvolution
Volume71
Issue number5
Pages (from-to)1273-1284
Number of pages12
ISSN0014-3820
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - May 2017
MoE publication typeA1 Journal article-refereed

Fields of Science

  • Caste differentiation
  • gene expression
  • phylogenetic signal
  • RNAseq
  • social insects
  • METABOLIC NETWORK STRUCTURE
  • SEX-BIASED GENES
  • PHENOTYPIC PLASTICITY
  • PHYLOGENETIC SIGNAL
  • ALTERNATIVE PHENOTYPES
  • POSITIVE SELECTION
  • PROTEIN EVOLUTION
  • ENZYME EVOLUTION
  • APIS-MELLIFERA
  • SOCIAL INSECT
  • 1181 Ecology, evolutionary biology

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Morandin, Claire ; Mikheyev, Alexander S. ; Pedersen, Jes Soe ; Helanterä, Heikki. / Evolutionary constraints shape caste-specific gene expression across 15 ant species. In: Evolution. 2017 ; Vol. 71, No. 5. pp. 1273-1284.
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Evolutionary constraints shape caste-specific gene expression across 15 ant species. / Morandin, Claire; Mikheyev, Alexander S.; Pedersen, Jes Soe; Helanterä, Heikki.

In: Evolution, Vol. 71, No. 5, 05.2017, p. 1273-1284.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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