### Recent Submissions

• #### Vertically transmitted rhabdoviruses are found across three insect families and have dynamic interactions with their hosts. ﻿

(The Royal Society Publishing, 2017-01-18)
A small number of free-living viruses have been found to be obligately vertically transmitted, but it remains uncertain how widespread vertically transmitted viruses are and how quickly they can spread through host ...
• #### What’s wrong with evolutionary biology? ﻿

There have been periodic claims that evolutionary biology needs urgent reform, and this article tries to account for the volume and persistence of this discontent. It is argued that a few inescapable properties of the field ...
• #### Latitudinal clines in gene expression and $\textit{cis}$-regulatory element variation in $\textit{Drosophila melanogaster}$ ﻿

(BioMed Central, 2016-11-28)
$\textbf{BACKGROUND}$: Organisms can rapidly adapt to their environment when colonizing a new habitat, and this could occur by changing protein sequences or by altering patterns of gene expression. The importance of gene ...
• #### Indole modifies the central carbon flux in the anaerobic metabolism of $\textit{Escherichia coli}$: application to the production of hydrogen and other metabolites ﻿

(Elsevier, 2016-09-27)
Indole is a bicyclic signaling molecule with effects on both eukaryotic and prokaryotic cells. The majority of studies of indole action have been performed with bacteria cultured under aerobic conditions and little information ...