The Ruff featured in Nature Genetics
Biology adjunct Dov Lank is lead author on an exciting paper published today in Nature Genetics. The Ruffs are a fixture here at SFU, and this paper is the culmination of decades of work to understand why male ruffs have three distinct phenotypic and behavioural types.
See the SFU Press Release: 'Genes responsible for the three kinds of male ruff identified'
Listen to Dov's interview with Carol Off on CBC Radio's As It Happens on Wednesday November 18.