Most recent publications


  • Falcón W., Baxter RP., Furrer S., Bauert M., Hatt J-M., Schaepman-Strub G., Ozgul A., Bunbury N., Clauss M. and Hansen DM. (2018). Patterns of activity and body temperature of Aldabra giant tortoises in relation to environmental temperature. Ecology and Evolution, (8):2108-2121. DOI: 10.1002/ece3.3766
  • Yew C-L., Kakui H. and Shimizu KK. (2018). Agrobacterium-mediated floral dip transformation of the model polyploid species Arabidopsis kamchatica. Journal of Plant Research, 131(2):349-358. DOI: 10.1007/s10265-017-0982-9
  • Gómez-González S., Paniw M., Antunes K. and Ojeda F. (2018). Heat shock and plant leachates regulate seed germination of the endangered carnivorous plant Drosophyllum lusitanicum. Web Ecology, 18(1):7-13. DOI: 10.5194/we-18-7-2018
  • Rohner PT., Teder T., Esperk T., Lüpold S. and Blanckenhorn WU. (2018). The evolution of male-biased sexual size dimorphism is associated with increased body size plasticity in males. Functional Ecology, 32(2):581-591. DOI: 10.1111/1365-2435.13004
  • Rohner PT., Pitnick S., Blanckenhorn WU., Snook RR., Bächli G. and Lüpold S. (2018). Interrelations of global macroecological patterns in wing and thorax size, sexual size dimorphism, and range size of the Drosophilidae. Ecography:Epub ahead of print. DOI: 10.1111/ecog.03382
  • Baruah G., Molau U., Jägerbrand AK. and Alatalo JM. (2018). Impacts of seven years of experimental warming and nutrient addition on neighbourhood species interactions and community structure in two contrasting alpine plant communities. Ecological Complexity, 33:31-40. DOI: 10.1016/j.ecocom.2017.11.003
  • Cozzi G., Maag N., Börger L., Clutton-Brock T. and Ozgul A. (2018). Socially informed dispersal in a territorial cooperative breeder. Journal of Animal Ecology:Ebub ahead of print. DOI: 10.1111/1365-2656.12795
  • Lüpold S. and Pitnick S. (2018). Sperm form and function: what do we know about the role of sexual selection? Reproduction:Epub ahead of print. DOI: 10.1530/rep-17-0536
  • Schnyder E., Bodelier PLE., Hartmann M., Henneberger R. and Niklaus PA. (2018). Positive diversity-functioning relationships in model communities of methanotrophic bacteria. Ecology, 99(3):714-723. DOI: 10.1002/ecy.2138
  • Hatakeyama M., Aluri S., Balachadran MT., Sivarajan SR., Patrignani A., Grüter S., Poveda L., Shimizu-Inatsugi R., Baeten J., Francoijs K-J., Nataraja KN., Reddy YAN., Phadnis S., Ravikumar RL., Schlapbach R., Sreeman SM. and Shimizu KK. (2018). Multiple hybrid de novo genome assembly of finger millet, an orphan allotetraploid crop. DNA Research, 25(1):39-47. DOI: 10.1093/dnares/dsx036


  • Wagner A. (2017). Information theory, evolutionary innovations and evolvability. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B: Biological Sciences, 372(1735):0416. DOI: 10.1098/rstb.2016.0416
  • Hochberg ME., Marquet PA., Boyd R. and Wagner A. (2017). Innovation: an emerging focus from cells to societies. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B: Biological Sciences, 372(1735):0414. DOI: 10.1098/rstb.2016.0414
  • Hosseini S-R. and Wagner A. (2017). Constraint and Contingency Pervade the Emergence of Novel Phenotypes in Complex Metabolic Systems. Biophysical Journal, 113(3):690-701. DOI: 10.1016/j.bpj.2017.06.034
  • Maestro-López M., Olombrada M., García-Ortega L., Serrano-González D., Lacadena J., Oñaderra M., Gavilanes JG. and Martínez-del-Pozo Á. (2017). Minimized natural versions of fungal ribotoxins show improved active site plasticity. Archives of Biochemistry and Biophysics, 619:45-53. DOI: 10.1016/
  • Olombrada M., Lázaro-Gorines R., López-Rodríguez J., Martínez-del-Pozo Á., Oñaderra M., Maestro-López M., Lacadena J., Gavilanes J. and García-Ortega L. (2017). Fungal Ribotoxins: A Review of Potential Biotechnological Applications. Toxins, 9(2):71. DOI: 10.3390/toxins9020071
  • Aguilar-Rodríguez J., Payne JL. and Wagner A. (2017). A thousand empirical adaptive landscapes and their navigability. Nature Ecology and Evolution, 1(2):0045. DOI: 10.1038/s41559-016-0045
  • van Gestel J. and Tarnita CE. (2017). On the origin of biological construction, with a focus on multicellularity. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 114(42):11018-11026. DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1704631114
  • Vahdati AR. and Wagner A. (2017). Population size affects adaptation in complex ways: simulations on empirical adaptive landscapes. Evolutionary Biology:Epub ahead of print. DOI: 10.1007/s11692-017-9440-9
  • Vahdati AR., Sprouffske K. and Wagner A. (2017). Effect of population size and mutation rate on the evolution of RNA sequences on an adaptive landscape determined by RNA folding. International Journal of Biological Sciences, 13(9):1138-1151. DOI: 10.7150/ijbs.19436
  • Baruah G., Molau U., Bai Y. and Alatalo JM. (2017). Community and species-specific responses of plant traits to 23 years of experimental warming across subarctic tundra plant communities. Scientific Reports, 7(1):2571. DOI: 10.1038/s41598-017-02595-2