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publications (since 2016)


Phillips, M.A., Briar, R.K., Scaffo, M, Zhou, S, Burke, M.K. Strength of selection potentiates distinct adaptive responses in an evolution experiment with outcrossing yeast.  biorXiv  [PDF]

McHugh, K.M. & Burke, M.K.  From microbes to mammals: the experimental evolution of aging and longevity across species.  Evolution 76(4): 692-707 [PDF]



Phillips, M.A., Kutch, I.C., McHugh, K.M., Taggard, S.K., Burke, M.K.  Crossing design shapes patterns of genetic variation in synthetic populations of Saccharomyces cerevisiae.  Scientific Reports 11(1):19551 [PDF]

Phillips, M.A. and Burke M.K.  Can laboratory evolution experiments teach us about natural populations?  Molecular Ecology 30(4):877-879 [PDF]


Burke, M.K., McHugh, K.M., Kutch, I.C.  Heat-shock improves random spore isolation in diverse strains of Saccharomyces cerevisiae.  Frontiers in Genetics 11:1636 [PDF]

Phillips, M.A., Kutch, I.C., Long, A.D., Burke, M.K.  Increased time-sampling in an evolve-and-resequence experiment with outcrossing Saccharomyces cerevisiae reveals multiple paths of adaptive change.  Molecular Ecology 29(24): 4898-4912 [PDF]

Wing, K.M., Phillips, M.A., Baker, A.R., Burke, M.K.  Consequences of cryopreservation in diverse natural isolates of Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Genome Biology and Evolution 12(8):1302-1312 [PDF]


Hardy, C.M., Burke, M.K., Everett, L.J., Han, M.V., Lantz, K.M., Gibbs, A.G.  Genome-wide analysis of starvation-selected Drosophila melanogaster – a genetic model of obesity. Molecular Biology and Evolution 30(1):50-65 [PDF]


Shahrestani, P., Burke, M.K., Birse, R, Kezos, J.N., Ocorr, K., Mueller, L.D., Rose, M.R., Bodmer, R.  2017.  Experimental evolution and heart function in Drosophila melanogasterPhysiological and Biochemical Zoology  doi: 10.1086/689288 [PDF]

Graves, J.L, Hertweck, K.L., Phillips, M.A., Han, M.V., Cabral, L.G., Barter, T.T., Greer, L.F., Burke, M.K., Mueller, L.D., Rose, M.R.  2017.  Genomics of parallel experimental evolution in Drosophila.  Molecular Biology and Evolution 34(4): 831-842 [PDF]


Phillips, M.A., Long, A.D., Greenspan, Z.S., Greer, L.F., Burke, M.K., Villeponteau, B., Matsagas, K.C., Rizza, C.L., Mueller, L.D., Rose, M.R.  2016.  Genome-wide analysis of long-term evolutionary domestication in Drosophila melanogasterScientific Reports 6:39281 [PDF]

Burke, M.K., Barter, T.T., Cabral, L.G., Kezos, J.N., Phillips, M.A., Rutledge, G.A., Phung, K.H., Chen, R.H., Nguyen, H.D., Mueller, L.D., Rose, M.R.  2016.  Rapid divergence and convergence of life-history in experimentally evolved Drosophila melanogasterEvolution 70 (9): 2085-2098. [PDF]


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