Open Call 2021

Title: Identifying Male-Female Signaling Factors Involved Plant Speciation

Main Applicant:  Stefano Bencivenga1

Supervisor: Ueli Grossniklaus1

Co-Applicant: Kentaro Shimizu2

1Department of Plant and Microbial Biology, UZH

2Department of Evolutionary Biology and Environmental Studies, UZH

 

Title: Age Estimation by DNA Methylation in the Aldabra Giant Tortoise

Main Applicant:  Gözde Çilingir1

Supervisor: Christine Grossen1

Co-Applicants: Dennis Hansen2, Mark Robinson3

1Department of Evolutionary Biology and Environmental Studies, UZH

2Zoological Museum, UZH

3Department of Molecular Life Sciences, UZH

 

Title: Genes Involved in the Expression of Secondary Sexual Traits in Male Drosophila prolongata: A New Model Species for Sexual Selection Studies

Main Applicant:  Abhishek Meena1

Supervisor: Stefan Lüpold1

Co-Applicants: Jhoniel Perdigón Ferreira1

1Department of Evolutionary Biology and Environmental Studies, UZH

 

Title: Interrogating Alien Chromatin Content of Long-Read Sequenced Bread Wheat Chromosomes for Rapid Resistance Gene Cloning

Main Applicant:  Javier Sánchez Martín1

Supervisor: Beat Keller1

Co-Applicant: Ralph Schlapbach2, Thomas Wicker1, Matthias Heuberger1

1Department of Plant and Microbial Biology, UZH

2Functional Genomics Center Zurich

 

Title: Pyobiotics: Using Pyoverdine to Revert Selection for Antibiotic Resistance

Main Applicant:  Vera Vollenweider1

Supervisor: Rolf Kümmerli1

Co-Applicants: Richard Allen1

1Department of Quantitative Biomedicine, UZH