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A Small Fish Provides Insight Into the Genetic Basis of Evolution

Jan 30, 2019 - Targeted News Service

The University of Basel issued the following news release:

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- A genetic analysis of sticklebacks shows that isolated populations in similar environments develop in comparable ways. The basis for this is already present in the genome of their genetic ancestors. Evolutionary biologists from the University of Basel and the University of Nottingham report these insights in the journal Evolution Letters.

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Many examples can be found in nature of evolution producing th...