|Schemske-led team's adaptation study published in PNAS|
A research team led by KBS faculty member Dr. Doug Schemske has shown that local adaptation in Arabidopsis thaliana is controlled by relatively few genomic regions of small to modest effect. The study will be published in the forthcoming issue of Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.
Read the study, published online before print, here: http://www.pnas.org/content/early/2013/12/04/1316773110.full.pdf+html.
Read an MSU Today article about the study here: http://msutoday.msu.edu/news/2013/home-teams-hold-the-advantage/