Guy Sella

Summary

Affiliation: The Hebrew University
Country: Israel

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The coevolution of genes and genetic codes: Crick's frozen accident revisited
    Guy Sella
    Center for the Study of Rationality, The Hebrew University, Givat Ram, 91904, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Mol Evol 63:297-313. 2006
  2. pmc Pervasive natural selection in the Drosophila genome?
    Guy Sella
    Department of Evolution, Systematics and Ecology, The Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel
    PLoS Genet 5:e1000495. 2009
  3. pmc The application of statistical physics to evolutionary biology
    Guy Sella
    Center for the Study of Rationality, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Givat Ram, Jerusalem 91904, Israel
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 102:9541-6. 2005
  4. pmc Pervasive adaptive protein evolution apparent in diversity patterns around amino acid substitutions in Drosophila simulans
    Shmuel Sattath
    Department of Ecology, Evolution, and Behavior, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel
    PLoS Genet 7:e1001302. 2011
  5. doi request reprint An exact steady state solution of Fisher's geometric model and other models
    Guy Sella
    Department of Evolution, Systematics and Ecology, The Alexander Silberman Institute of Life Sciences, The Hebrew University, Jerusalem 91904, Israel
    Theor Popul Biol 75:30-4. 2009
  6. pmc Shifts in the intensity of purifying selection: an analysis of genome-wide polymorphism data from two closely related yeast species
    Eyal Elyashiv
    Department of Evolution, Systematics, and Ecology, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem 91905, Israel
    Genome Res 20:1558-73. 2010
  7. pmc No accident: genetic codes freeze in error-correcting patterns of the standard genetic code
    David H Ardell
    Department of Biological Sciences, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305 5020, USA
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 357:1625-42. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint The impact of message mutation on the fitness of a genetic code
    Guy Sella
    Department of Biological Sciences, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305 5020, USA
    J Mol Evol 54:638-51. 2002

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Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint The coevolution of genes and genetic codes: Crick's frozen accident revisited
    Guy Sella
    Center for the Study of Rationality, The Hebrew University, Givat Ram, 91904, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Mol Evol 63:297-313. 2006
    ....
  2. pmc Pervasive natural selection in the Drosophila genome?
    Guy Sella
    Department of Evolution, Systematics and Ecology, The Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel
    PLoS Genet 5:e1000495. 2009
    ..The emerging evidence has implications for a wide variety of fields, from conservation genetics to bioinformatics, and presents challenges to modelers and experimentalists alike...
  3. pmc The application of statistical physics to evolutionary biology
    Guy Sella
    Center for the Study of Rationality, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Givat Ram, Jerusalem 91904, Israel
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 102:9541-6. 2005
    ..Finally, just as the free energy function quantitatively characterizes the balance between energy and entropy, a free fitness function provides an analytical expression for the balance between natural selection and stochastic drift...
  4. pmc Pervasive adaptive protein evolution apparent in diversity patterns around amino acid substitutions in Drosophila simulans
    Shmuel Sattath
    Department of Ecology, Evolution, and Behavior, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel
    PLoS Genet 7:e1001302. 2011
    ....
  5. doi request reprint An exact steady state solution of Fisher's geometric model and other models
    Guy Sella
    Department of Evolution, Systematics and Ecology, The Alexander Silberman Institute of Life Sciences, The Hebrew University, Jerusalem 91904, Israel
    Theor Popul Biol 75:30-4. 2009
    ..Since recent papers have studied the steady state behavior of FGM under this dynamic, I analyze its behavior in detail and compare the results with previous work...
  6. pmc Shifts in the intensity of purifying selection: an analysis of genome-wide polymorphism data from two closely related yeast species
    Eyal Elyashiv
    Department of Evolution, Systematics, and Ecology, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem 91905, Israel
    Genome Res 20:1558-73. 2010
    ..These findings have important implications for our understanding of purifying selection as well as for estimates of the rate of molecular adaptation in yeast and in other species...
  7. pmc No accident: genetic codes freeze in error-correcting patterns of the standard genetic code
    David H Ardell
    Department of Biological Sciences, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305 5020, USA
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 357:1625-42. 2002
    ..Aspects of our model and results may be applicable to the general problem of adaptation to error in other natural information-processing systems...
  8. ncbi request reprint The impact of message mutation on the fitness of a genetic code
    Guy Sella
    Department of Biological Sciences, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305 5020, USA
    J Mol Evol 54:638-51. 2002
    ..We conclude with comments on the shortcomings and advantages of load minimization over other hypotheses for the origin of the Standard Code...