A.Th.E.N.S.@PED in 2005

Applications of THeoretical Evolution to the Natural Sciences

AThENS was created by Franziska Michor in 2003.

all events held at One Brattle Square unless otherwise indicated

Date Name/Affiliation Title
2 Feb AThENS III
Kevin Brown (Murray lab)

Franziska Michor (Nowak lab)

14 Apr

AThENS IV
Martine Zilversmit (Hartl lab): Low complexity regions in proteins: A+T bias, antigenic diversity, and implications for genome evolution using P. falciparum as model.

Franziska Michor (Nowak lab): Dynamics of tumor suppressor gene activation.
18 May AThENS V Thomas Kramps (Murray lab): Evolution of multicellularity.

Martin Nowak (Nowak lab)
7 Jun AThENS VI Bernardo Lemos (Hartl lab): Integrative genomics of gene expression evolution.

Randy Linder (Nowak lab): Reticulate phylogenies: oh what a tangled web life weaves.
5 Dec AThENS VII
Michael Desai (Murray Lab)

Thomas Pfeiffer (Nowak Lab): The evolution of scientific knowledge: studying temporal patterns of publications on yeast genes.
14 Dec AThENS VIII
Matthew Hegreness (Hartl Lab): An equivalence principle for adaptive evolution.

Erick Matsen (Nowak Lab): The shape of phylogenetic trees.