NESCent News

Cephalopod genomics gets a boost

If octopuses, squids and cuttlefish are so cool, and so clever, how come there are no cephalopod genomes yet? A NESCent team aims to change all that. READ MORE>>

An evolutionary theory of dentistry

Why are our teeth so rotten? NESCent scientists examine the mismatch between our diets and lifestyles and those of our ancestors in a recent issue of Science Magazine. READ MORE>>

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Director's Seminar: Shining Evolutionary Light on Mammalian Sleep and Human Sleep Disorders
29-Oct-2014  Seminar
Explaining cultural diversity: A new evolutionary synthesis
31-Oct-2014 ~ 4-Nov-2014  Meeting
New resources for ancient organisms – enabling dragonfly genomics
3-Nov-2014 ~ 7-Nov-2014  Meeting
BBL: Evolution of silver nanoparticle resistance in Escherichia coli
5-Nov-2014  Seminar
SimBank: Planning population genetic simulations to test statistical genetics software
10-Nov-2014 ~ 12-Nov-2014  Meeting