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Darwin, and the role of theories in evolutionary thinking
(Sociedad de Biología de Chile, 2010)
Is xenodontine snake reproduction shaped by ancestry, more than by ecology?
One of the current challenges of evolutionary ecology is to understand the effects of phylogenetic history (PH) and/or ecological factors (EF) on the life-history traits of the species. Here, the effects of environment and ...
New pieces on genetic diversity and evolutionary history of hepatitis B virus: Characterization of the novel subgenotype F6
(Elsevier Science, 2017-01)
Hepatitis B virus (HBV) is a globally distributed human pathogen that causes acute and chronic infections. HBV shows a high genetic heterogeneity and has been classified into at least eight genotypes (A-H), based on an ...
O papel do indivíduo na evolução institucional de Veblen
(Universidade Federal de Santa MariaBrasilEconomiaUFSMPrograma de Pós-Graduação em Economia e DesenvolvimentoCentro de Ciências Sociais e Humanas, 2017-02-21)
According to Veblen (1915), the evolution of institutions is the same as institutional development and this is the development of society. The aim of this paper is answer the question: what is the role of the individual ...
Phylogeography and evolutionary history of dengue virus type 3
(ELSEVIER SCIENCE BV, 2009)
In this study, we revisited the phylogeography of the three of major DENV-3 genotypes and estimated its rate of evolution, based on the analysis of the envelope (E) gene of 200 strains isolated from 31 different countries ...
The evolutionary history of sigmodontine rodents in Patagonia and Tierra del Fuego