Luisa Orsini

Summary

Affiliation: Katholieke Universiteit Leuven
Country: Belgium

Publications

  1. pmc The evolutionary time machine: using dormant propagules to forecast how populations can adapt to changing environments
    Luisa Orsini
    Laboratory of Aquatic Ecology, Evolution and Conservation, University of Leuven, Ch Deberiotstraat 32, 3000, Leuven, Belgium
    Trends Ecol Evol 28:274-82. 2013
  2. doi request reprint The role of selection in driving landscape genomic structure of the waterflea Daphnia magna
    Luisa Orsini
    Laboratory of Aquatic Ecology, Evolution and Conservation, University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Mol Ecol 22:583-601. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Genomic signature of natural and anthropogenic stress in wild populations of the waterflea Daphnia magna: validation in space, time and experimental evolution
    Luisa Orsini
    Laboratory of Aquatic Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Ch Deberiotstraat 32, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Mol Ecol 21:2160-75. 2012
  4. pmc Single nucleotide polymorphism discovery from expressed sequence tags in the waterflea Daphnia magna
    Luisa Orsini
    Laboratory of Aquatic Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, K, U, Leuven, CH, Deberiotstraat 32, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    BMC Genomics 12:309. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Fitness differences associated with Pgi SNP genotypes in the Glanville fritillary butterfly (Melitaea cinxia)
    L Orsini
    Metapopulation Research Group, Department of Biological and Environmental Sciences, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    J Evol Biol 22:367-75. 2009
  6. pmc Genomics in the ecological arena
    Luisa Orsini
    Laboratory of Aquatic Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, K U Leuven, Ch Deberiotstraat 32, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Biol Lett 7:2-3. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Drivers of population genetic differentiation in the wild: isolation by dispersal limitation, isolation by adaptation and isolation by colonization
    Luisa Orsini
    Laboratory of Aquatic Ecology, Evolution and Conservation, University of Leuven, Ch Deberiotstraat 32, Leuven, 3000, Belgium
    Mol Ecol 22:5983-99. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Three parallel radiations of Canthonini dung beetles in Madagascar
    Helena Wirta
    Metapopulation Research Group, Department of Biological and Environmental Sciences, P O Box 65, FI 00014, University of Helsinki, Finland
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 57:710-27. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Thermal genetic adaptation in the water flea Daphnia and its impact: an evolving metacommunity approach
    Luc De Meester
    Laboratory of Aquatic Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Ch Deberiotstraat 32, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Integr Comp Biol 51:703-18. 2011
  10. doi request reprint An old adaptive radiation of forest dung beetles in Madagascar
    Helena Wirta
    Metapopulation Research Group, Department of Biological and Environmental Sciences, P O Box 65 Viikinkaari 1, FI 00014 University of Helsinki, Finland
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 47:1076-89. 2008

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. pmc The evolutionary time machine: using dormant propagules to forecast how populations can adapt to changing environments
    Luisa Orsini
    Laboratory of Aquatic Ecology, Evolution and Conservation, University of Leuven, Ch Deberiotstraat 32, 3000, Leuven, Belgium
    Trends Ecol Evol 28:274-82. 2013
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  2. doi request reprint The role of selection in driving landscape genomic structure of the waterflea Daphnia magna
    Luisa Orsini
    Laboratory of Aquatic Ecology, Evolution and Conservation, University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Mol Ecol 22:583-601. 2013
    ..Second, priority effects enhanced by local genetic adaptation (cf. monopolization) affect neutral genetic variation by reducing gene flow among populations and genetic diversity within populations...
  3. doi request reprint Genomic signature of natural and anthropogenic stress in wild populations of the waterflea Daphnia magna: validation in space, time and experimental evolution
    Luisa Orsini
    Laboratory of Aquatic Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Ch Deberiotstraat 32, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Mol Ecol 21:2160-75. 2012
    ....
  4. pmc Single nucleotide polymorphism discovery from expressed sequence tags in the waterflea Daphnia magna
    Luisa Orsini
    Laboratory of Aquatic Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, K, U, Leuven, CH, Deberiotstraat 32, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    BMC Genomics 12:309. 2011
    ..The aim of the present study was to find genes expressed in presence of environmental stressors, and target such genes for single nucleotide polymorphic (SNP) marker development...
  5. doi request reprint Fitness differences associated with Pgi SNP genotypes in the Glanville fritillary butterfly (Melitaea cinxia)
    L Orsini
    Metapopulation Research Group, Department of Biological and Environmental Sciences, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    J Evol Biol 22:367-75. 2009
    ..Although this is consistent with direct overdominance at Pgi, we cannot exclude the possibility that heterozygote advantage is caused by the presence of one or more deleterious alleles at linked loci...
  6. pmc Genomics in the ecological arena
    Luisa Orsini
    Laboratory of Aquatic Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, K U Leuven, Ch Deberiotstraat 32, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Biol Lett 7:2-3. 2011
    ..The DGC 2010 is a concrete example of the new trends in ecology and evolution. The times are mature for the application of innovative genomic and transcriptomic tools for studies of environmental genomics in non-model organisms...
  7. doi request reprint Drivers of population genetic differentiation in the wild: isolation by dispersal limitation, isolation by adaptation and isolation by colonization
    Luisa Orsini
    Laboratory of Aquatic Ecology, Evolution and Conservation, University of Leuven, Ch Deberiotstraat 32, Leuven, 3000, Belgium
    Mol Ecol 22:5983-99. 2013
    ..Our results point to the importance of quantifying environmental gradients and incorporating ecology in the analysis of population genetics. ..
  8. doi request reprint Three parallel radiations of Canthonini dung beetles in Madagascar
    Helena Wirta
    Metapopulation Research Group, Department of Biological and Environmental Sciences, P O Box 65, FI 00014, University of Helsinki, Finland
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 57:710-27. 2010
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Thermal genetic adaptation in the water flea Daphnia and its impact: an evolving metacommunity approach
    Luc De Meester
    Laboratory of Aquatic Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Ch Deberiotstraat 32, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Integr Comp Biol 51:703-18. 2011
    ..This approach integrates both local and regional responses at both the population and community levels. Finally, we provide an outline of current gaps in knowledge and suggest fruitful avenues for future research...
  10. doi request reprint An old adaptive radiation of forest dung beetles in Madagascar
    Helena Wirta
    Metapopulation Research Group, Department of Biological and Environmental Sciences, P O Box 65 Viikinkaari 1, FI 00014 University of Helsinki, Finland
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 47:1076-89. 2008
    ..Four species of the extant 65 species have shifted to use the dung of the recently introduced cattle in open habitats, allowing these species to greatly expand their geographical ranges...
  11. pmc SNP discovery by mismatch-targeting of Mu transposition
    Luisa Orsini
    Metapopulation Research Group, Department of Biological and Environmental Sciences, University of Helsinki, Finland
    Nucleic Acids Res 35:e44. 2007
    ..The strategy involves standard molecular biology techniques as well as undemanding MuA transposase-catalyzed in vitro transposition reactions, and it is applicable to any organism...
  12. doi request reprint Genetic spatial structure in a butterfly metapopulation correlates better with past than present demographic structure
    L Orsini
    Metapopulation Research Group, Department of Biological and Environmental Sciences, University of Helsinki, PO Box 65 Viikinkaari 1, FIN 00014 Helsinki, Finland
    Mol Ecol 17:2629-42. 2008
    ..The time lag between major demographic events and change in the genetic spatial structure and diversity has implications for the study of spatial dynamics...