Nicola Nadeau and Chris Jiggins both gave talks at ESEB last week, and Krzystof Kozak and Carolina Pardo presented posters, albeit behind a concrete pillar. ESEB was a great meeting, lots of wine and pastries. On the free afternoon we went to the beach with some of the ‘other’ Jiggins lab.
Archives for August 2013
The lab has just been awarded an ERC Advanced Grant to work on speciation genomics in the Heliconius melpomene/cydno radiation. We are all very excited to get started…
Our paper on host plant use in Heliconius melpomene and H. cydno just came out online in JEB. H. melpomene is a specialist but the reasons for this are unclear – here we show that first instar larvae have marginally higher suvival on their own host as compared to H. cydno. And that there is […]