Nicolas Salamin

Summary

Affiliation: Trinity College
Country: Ireland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Building supertrees: an empirical assessment using the grass family (Poaceae)
    Nicolas Salamin
    Department of Botany, University of Dublin, Trinity College, Dublin 2, Ireland
    Syst Biol 51:136-50. 2002
  2. doi request reprint Large multi-gene phylogenetic trees of the grasses (Poaceae): progress towards complete tribal and generic level sampling
    Yanis Bouchenak-Khelladi
    Department of Botany, School of Natural Sciences, Trinity College Dublin, D2, Ireland
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 47:488-505. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Assessing internal support with large phylogenetic DNA matrices
    Nicolas Salamin
    Department of Botany, Trinity College, University of Dublin, Dublin 2, Ireland
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 27:528-39. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Towards building the tree of life: a simulation study for all angiosperm genera
    Nicolas Salamin
    Department of Botany, University of Dublin, Trinity College, Dublin 2, Ireland
    Syst Biol 54:183-96. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint DNA banking for plant breeding, biotechnology and biodiversity evaluation
    Trevor R Hodkinson
    Department of Botany, School of Natural Sciences, University of Dublin, Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland
    J Plant Res 120:17-29. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Biogeographic origin and radiation of the Old World crocidurine shrews (Mammalia: Soricidae) inferred from mitochondrial and nuclear genes
    Sylvain Dubey
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 48:953-63. 2008
  7. pmc Exotic taxa less related to native species are more invasive
    Sharon Y Strauss
    Section of Evolution and Ecology, 2320 Storer Hall, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 103:5841-5. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Sympatric speciation in palms on an oceanic island
    Vincent Savolainen
    Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3DS, UK
    Nature 441:210-3. 2006
  9. pmc Land plants and DNA barcodes: short-term and long-term goals
    Mark W Chase
    Jodrell Laboratory, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew Richmond, Surrey TW9 3DS, UK
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 360:1889-95. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint C4 Photosynthesis evolved in grasses via parallel adaptive genetic changes
    Pascal Antoine Christin
    Department of Ecology and Evolution, Biophore, University of Lausanne, 1015 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Curr Biol 17:1241-7. 2007

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. ncbi request reprint Building supertrees: an empirical assessment using the grass family (Poaceae)
    Nicolas Salamin
    Department of Botany, University of Dublin, Trinity College, Dublin 2, Ireland
    Syst Biol 51:136-50. 2002
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  2. doi request reprint Large multi-gene phylogenetic trees of the grasses (Poaceae): progress towards complete tribal and generic level sampling
    Yanis Bouchenak-Khelladi
    Department of Botany, School of Natural Sciences, Trinity College Dublin, D2, Ireland
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 47:488-505. 2008
    ..We produced a fully resolved phylogenetic summary tree for the grass family at subfamily level and indicated the most likely relationships of all included tribes in our analysis...
  3. ncbi request reprint Assessing internal support with large phylogenetic DNA matrices
    Nicolas Salamin
    Department of Botany, Trinity College, University of Dublin, Dublin 2, Ireland
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 27:528-39. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Towards building the tree of life: a simulation study for all angiosperm genera
    Nicolas Salamin
    Department of Botany, University of Dublin, Trinity College, Dublin 2, Ireland
    Syst Biol 54:183-96. 2005
    ..Even with such a large tree, our simulations suggested that simple heuristic searches were able to infer up to 80% of the nodes correctly...
  5. ncbi request reprint DNA banking for plant breeding, biotechnology and biodiversity evaluation
    Trevor R Hodkinson
    Department of Botany, School of Natural Sciences, University of Dublin, Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland
    J Plant Res 120:17-29. 2007
    ..They also require efficient and well-regulated sample exchange procedures. Only with appropriate curation will maximum utilisation of DNA collections be achieved...
  6. doi request reprint Biogeographic origin and radiation of the Old World crocidurine shrews (Mammalia: Soricidae) inferred from mitochondrial and nuclear genes
    Sylvain Dubey
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 48:953-63. 2008
    ..8 million years ago) and several subsequent colonisations of the Afrotropical region by independent lineages of Crocidura...
  7. pmc Exotic taxa less related to native species are more invasive
    Sharon Y Strauss
    Section of Evolution and Ecology, 2320 Storer Hall, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 103:5841-5. 2006
    ..Relatedness of invaders to the native biota may be one useful criterion for prioritizing management efforts of exotic species...
  8. ncbi request reprint Sympatric speciation in palms on an oceanic island
    Vincent Savolainen
    Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3DS, UK
    Nature 441:210-3. 2006
    ..This case study of sympatric speciation in plants provides an opportunity for refining theoretical models on the origin of species, and new impetus for exploring putative plant and animal examples on oceanic islands...
  9. pmc Land plants and DNA barcodes: short-term and long-term goals
    Mark W Chase
    Jodrell Laboratory, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew Richmond, Surrey TW9 3DS, UK
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 360:1889-95. 2005
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint C4 Photosynthesis evolved in grasses via parallel adaptive genetic changes
    Pascal Antoine Christin
    Department of Ecology and Evolution, Biophore, University of Lausanne, 1015 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Curr Biol 17:1241-7. 2007
    ..The C4-specific amino acids detected must be essential for C4 PEPC enzymatic characteristics, and their identification opens new avenues for the engineering of the C4 pathway in crops...
  11. ncbi request reprint Oligocene CO2 decline promoted C4 photosynthesis in grasses
    Pascal Antoine Christin
    Department of Ecology and Evolution, Biophore, University of Lausanne, 1015 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Curr Biol 18:37-43. 2008
    ..This finding is relevant for understanding the origin of C4 photosynthesis in grasses, which is one of the most successful ecological and evolutionary innovations in plant history...
  12. ncbi request reprint Phylogeny reconstruction and functional constraints in organellar genomes: plastid atpB and rbcL sequences versus animal mitochondrion
    Vincent Savolainen
    Molecular Systematics Section, Jodrell Laboratory, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Richmond, TW9 3DS, UK
    Syst Biol 51:638-47. 2002
  13. doi request reprint Evolutionary patterns of MHC class II B in owls and their implications for the understanding of avian MHC evolution
    Reto Burri
    Laboratory for Conservation Biology, Department of Ecology and Evolution, Biophore, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Mol Biol Evol 25:1180-91. 2008
    ..The owl MHC thus opens new perspectives for a more comprehensive understanding of avian MHC evolution...
  14. ncbi request reprint Molecular phylogenetics of shrews (Mammalia: Soricidae) reveal timing of transcontinental colonizations
    Sylvain Dubey
    Department of Ecology and Evolution, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 44:126-37. 2007
    ..Using molecular dating, the first exchanges between Africa and Eurasia occurred during the middle Miocene. The last one took place in the Late Miocene, with the dispersion of the genus Crocidura through the old world...