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Post date: 06/14/2018 - 01:58
Post date: 05/31/2018 - 12:04

Congratulations to recent graduates from the Keinan lab!

Rosa Ma – Biological Sciences
After a summer of traveling, Rosa will be starting a PhD at Stanford University.



Post date: 05/01/2018 - 12:08


Post date: 04/11/2018 - 15:43

We are very pleased to (belatedly) welcome​ Alexandre Lussier as a new Postdoctoral Associate in the group.

Alex joined us in January 2018 from the University of British Columbia, where he recently completed a very successful PhD in Medical Genetics under the supervision of...

Post date: 03/06/2018 - 10:23


Post date: 02/23/2018 - 16:19

Our research on the X chromosome has recently been highlighted by an editorial article in Nature Medicine, titled “Accounting for sex in the genome”. More accessible than the average journal publication, this summary has gone on...

Post date: 06/27/2017 - 14:14
Post date: 05/26/2017 - 16:22

In our recent publication in Nature Ecology and Evolution, we found that key genes (fatty acid desaturases, FADS) for the biosynthesis of long-chain omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids underwent two epochs of positive selection in...