• Evidence of positive selection in mitochondrial complexes I and V of the African elephant. 

      Finch, Tabitha M.; Zhao, Nan; Korkin, Dmitry; Frederick, Katy H.; Eggert, Lori S. (Public Library of ScienceDepartment of Basic SciencesCollege of Veterinary Medicine, 4/2/2014)
      As species evolve, they become adapted to their local environments. Detecting the genetic signature of selection and connecting that to the phenotype of the organism, however, is challenging. Here we report using an ...