Prof. Michel Milinkovitch


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4024b (Sciences III)
4, Bvd d'Yvoy
CH-1205 Geneva


Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2014 Sep 29. pii: 201412268. Pubmed

Retroviral envelope syncytin capture in an ancestrally diverged mammalian clade for placentation in the primitive Afrotherian tenrecs.

Cornelis G, Vernochet C, Malicorne S, Souquere S, Tzika A C, Goodman S M, Catzeflis F, Robinson T J, Milinkovitch M C, Pierron G, Heidmann O, Dupressoir A, Heidmann T

Unite des Retrovirus Endogenes et Elements Retroides des Eucaryotes Superieurs, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique Unite Mixte de Recherche 8122, Institut Gustave Roussy, 94805 Villejuif,...

EvoDevo 2014, 5:33 link

Two waves of anisotropic growth generate enlarged follicles in the spiny mouse

Sophie A Montandon, Athanasia C Tzika, António F Martins, Bastien Chopard and Michel C Milinkovitch

Department of Genetics & Evolution, Laboratory of Artificial & Natural Evolution (LANE), University of Geneva, Sciences III, 30, Quai Ernest-Ansermet, Geneva 4 1211, Switzerland

BMC Biol. 2013 Oct 7;11(1):105. Pubmed

Precise co-localisation of interacting structural and pigmentary elements generates extensive colour pattern variation in Phelsuma lizards.

Saenko S V, Teyssier J, van der Marel D, Milinkovitch M C

Cell Rep. 2013 Sep 25. pii: S2211-1247(13)00500-7. doi: 10.1016/j.celrep.2013.09.002. Pubmed

Multiple Enhancers Regulate Hoxd Genes and the Hotdog LncRNA during Cecum Budding.

Delpretti S, Montavon T, Leleu M, Joye E, Tzika A, Milinkovitch M, Duboule D

School of Life Sciences, Ecole Polytechnique Federale, Lausanne CH-1015, Switzerland.

Evodevo. 2013 Jul 2;4(1):19. Pubmed, link

Crocodylians evolved scattered multi-sensory micro-organs.

Di-Poi N, Milinkovitch M C

Evolution. 2013 Jul;67(7):1994-2010. doi: 10.1111/evo.12071. Epub 2013 Feb 28. Pubmed

Patterns of ossification in southern versus northern placental mammals.

Hautier L, Bennett N C, Viljoen H, Howard L, Milinkovitch M C, Tzika A C, Goswami A, Asher R J

Department of Zoology, University of Cambridge, Downing St., Cambridge, CB2 3EJ, United Kingdom.

Evol Appl. 2013 Feb;6(2):377-83 Pubmed, 227 KB

Recovery of a nearly extinct Galápagos tortoise despite minimal genetic variation.

Milinkovitch M C, Kanitz R, Tiedemann R, Tapia W, Llerena F, Caccone A, Gibbs J P, Powell J R

Laboratory of Artificial & Natural Evolution (LANE), Department of Genetics & Evolution, University of Geneva Geneva, Switzerland.

Science. 2013 Jan 4;339(6115):78-81. doi: 10.1126/science.1226265. Epub 2012 Nov 29. Pubmed, 2.1 MB

Crocodile head scales are not developmental units but emerge from physical cracking.

Milinkovitch M C, Manukyan L, Debry A, Di-Poi N, Martin S, Singh D, Lambert D, Zwicker M

Laboratory of Artificial and Natural Evolution (LANE), Department of Genetics and Evolution, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland.

Genome Biol Evol. 2013 Jan;5(2):389-401. Pubmed, 1.48 MB

Contrasted evolution of the vomeronasal receptor repertoires in mammals and squamate reptiles.

Brykczynska U, Tzika A C, Rodriguez I, Milinkovitch M C

Laboratory of Artificial & Natural Evolution (LANE), Department of Genetics & Evolution, University of Geneva, Sciences III, Geneva, Switzerland.

J Anat. 2012 Apr 27. doi: 10.1111/j.1469-7580.2012.01509.x. Pubmed, link, 3.57 MB

Development and embryonic staging in non-model organisms: the case of an afrotherian mammal.

Werneburg I, Tzika A C, Hautier L, Asher R J, Milinkovitch M C, Sanchez-Villagra M R

Palaontologisches Institut und Museum, Universitat Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland Institut fur Geowissenschaften, Tubingen, Germany Laboratory of Artificial & Natural Evolution (LANE), Department ...