Find Ilkka Kronholm's latest Effects of acclimation time and epigenetic mechanisms on growth of Neurospora in fluctuating environments, Biorxiv: https://www.biorxiv.org/content/early/2017/12/15/234971
Tuesday: Poster by Matthieu Bruneaux on Phage-driven Thermal Adaptation. S15, p. 6
Wednesday: Talk by Ilkka Kronholm on Epigenetic Background of Phenotypic Plasticity. Room K 12:50
Friday: Talk by Tarmo Ketola on Eco-Evo Blueprints of Invasions. Room M 12:50
After thesis defence, Rogi, opponent Anna-Liisa Laine, and supervisors (Lotta-Riina Sundberg, Katja Pulkkinen and Tarmo Ketola) all feeling super. (photo: Anssi Karvonen)
See BMC blog post on our recent paper in BMC Ecology
Our lab is co-hosting Fulbright stipendiate Punidan Jeyasingh during his stay in Jyväskylä
Proud to co-host Punidan D. Jeyasingh's stay at Finland for this autumn #fullbright
Check out our latest results from Biology Letters and learn that bacterial virulence is changed according to what they eat. Ketola T., Mikonranta L., Laakso J. & Mappes J.: Different food sources elicit fast changes to bacterial virulence. Biology Letters, 2016. 12: 20150660. http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rsbl.2015.0660 (link)
After 2 hours of roasting Kati (right) with questions opponent Prof. Jacintha Ellers (middle) and Custos/supervisor (Tarmo, left) enjoying well deserved sparkling.
Today, MSc Kati Saarinen has been granted a permission to defend her thesis: The evolution of temperature tolerance and invasiveness in a fluctuating environment. YAY! Final climax for 4 years of work at 8.1.2016. Prof. Jacintha Ellers will act as an opponent. Thanks to pre-examiners for their good job; Marjo Saastamoinen & Alex Jousset.