Evolution Update

Evolution Update

Antonio Miranda


Antonio is pursuing a DPhil in Cardiovascular Sciences at the University of Oxford, investigating early heart development.

Articles by Antonio Miranda

Evolving New Functions From Old Genes: New Insights in Bacterial Evolution
By deleting genes involved in mobility, scientists ask how bacteria can evolve to regain the ability to move.

Use It or Lose It: How the Cavefish Lost Their Eyes
Cavefish have lost ability to generate eyes. New research examines the evolutionary mechanisms that caused this change.

The Evolution of Frog's Unique Head Skeleton is Closely Examined
Investigating genes involved in development, scientists now understand how frogs have evolved their unique head structure.