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Ecological Genetics

Ecological Genetics is genetics on an ecological scale, that is, it studies the traits related to fitness, which affect an organism's survival and reproduction.

Ecological Genetics Articles

Urbanization favors sedentary males
Urbanization changes landscapes and local environments, which can alter the life histories and traits of the creatures living in and around these areas.

Date: 23 Jul 2007, Rating: not rated

Flexible genes allow ants to change destiny
Ant larvae can be triggered by environmental stimuli to switch development depending on colony's workforce needs.

Date: 23 Jul 2007, Rating: not rated

Environmental Triggers May Promote Human Genetic Variation
Scientists from Kyushu University report how environmentally damaged DNA may contribute to human genetic diversity.

Date: 18 Oct 2006, Rating: 3.00