Prof Jukka Jernvall (University of Helsinki) - see below for recent papers


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Prof Jukka Jernvall has published some nice recent papers on combining mathematical modelling and experiments to understand the evolution of developmental patterning.

Some of his recent publications:

Replaying evolutionary transitions from the dental fossil record.
Harjunmaa E, Seidel K, Häkkinen T, Renvoisé E, Corfe IJ, Kallonen A, Zhang ZQ, Evans AR, Mikkola ML, Salazar-Ciudad I, Klein OD, Jernvall J.
Nature. 2014 Aug 7;512(7512):44-8. doi: 10.1038/nature13613.

Adaptive radiation of multituberculate mammals before the extinction of dinosaurs.
Wilson GP, Evans AR, Corfe IJ, Smits PD, Fortelius M, Jernvall J.
Nature. 2012 Mar 14;483(7390):457-60. doi: 10.1038/nature10880.

On the difficulty of increasing dental complexity.
Harjunmaa E, Kallonen A, Voutilainen M, Hämäläinen K, Mikkola ML, Jernvall J.
Nature. 2012 Mar 7;483(7389):324-7. doi: 10.1038/nature10876.

A computational model of teeth and the developmental origins of morphological variation.
Salazar-Ciudad I, Jernvall J.
Nature. 2010 Mar 25;464(7288):583-6. doi: 10.1038/nature08838. Epub 2010 Mar 10.

 


Date: December 9, 2014


Location: Basel