Evolutionary Biology

Evolutionary Biology

eLife reviews research spanning behavior, morphology, evolution of developmental processes, palaeontology, experimental evolution and evolutionary theory. Learn more about what we review and sign up for the latest research.
Illustration by Davide Bonazzi

Latest articles

    1. Evolutionary Biology

    Computational Biology: Capturing the unpredictability of stem cells

    Arda Durmaz, Valeria Visconte
    A new mathematical model that can be applied to both single-cell and bulk DNA sequencing data sheds light on the processes governing population dynamics in stem cells.
    Insight
    Formats available:
    • HTML
    • PDF
    1. Evolutionary Biology

    Evolutionary rate covariation is a reliable predictor of co-functional interactions but not necessarily physical interactions

    Jordan Little, Maria Chikina, Nathan L Clark
    Physical interactions are a minor contributor to the correlations in evolutionary rate over time that are observed between co-functional proteins.
    1. Evolutionary Biology

    Improved inference of population histories by integrating genomic and epigenomic data

    Thibaut Sellinger, Frank Johannes, Aurélien Tellier
    1. Evolutionary Biology

    Coenzyme-Protein Interactions since Early Life

    Alma Carolina Sanchez-Rocha, Mikhail Makarov ... Klára Hlouchová
    1. Evolutionary Biology

    Trophic diversity and evolution in Enantiornithes: a synthesis including new insights from Bohaiornithidae

    Case Vincent Miller, Jen A. Bright ... Michael Pittman
    1. Genetics and Genomics
    2. Evolutionary Biology

    Random genetic drift sets an upper limit on mRNA splicing accuracy in metazoans

    Florian Bénitière, Anamaria Necsulea, Laurent Duret
    1. Ecology
    2. Evolutionary Biology

    Leading an urban invasion: risk-sensitive learning is a winning strategy

    Alexis J Breen, Dominik Deffner

Highlights

    1. Developmental Biology
    2. Evolutionary Biology

    Natural History of Model Organisms: E. coqui

    Sarah E Westrick, Mara Laslo, Eva K Fischer
    1. Ecology
    2. Evolutionary Biology

    Plant Biology: Hiding in plain smell

    Youngsung Joo, Meredith C Schuman

Senior editors

  1. Claude Desplan
    New York University, United States
  2. Alan Moses
    University of Toronto, Canada
  3. George H Perry
    Pennsylvania State University, United States
  4. See more editors