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  • Baalsrud, Helle Tessand; Voje, Kjetil L.; Tørresen, Ole Kristian; Solbakken, Monica Hongrø; Matschiner, Michael; Malmstrøm, Martin; Hanel, Reinhold; Salzburger, Walter; Jakobsen, Kjetill Sigurd; Jentoft, Sissel (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2017)
    Understanding the genetic basis of adaptation is one of the main enigmas of evolutionary biology. Among vertebrates, hemoglobin has been well documented as a key trait for adaptation to different environments. Here, we ...
  • Baalsrud, Helle Tessand; Tørresen, Ole Kristian; Solbakken, Monica Hongrø; Salzburger, Walter; Hanel, Reinhold; Jakobsen, Kjetill Sigurd; Jentoft, Sissel (Journal article / Tidsskriftartikkel / PublishedVersion; Peer reviewed, 2017)
    New genes can arise through duplication of a pre-existing gene or de novo from non-coding DNA, providing raw material for evolution of new functions in response to a changing environment. A prime example is the independent ...