Testing the gamete competition theory of the evolution of anisogamy

Study the evolution of sex

Although the gamete competition theory remains the dominant explanation for the evolution of anisogamy, well-known exceptions to its predictions have raised doubts about the completeness of the theory.

This honours project will conduct further research in this area.

Jack Da Silva


Dr Jack Da Silva

Research area: Evolutionary genetics of sex, sexes and senescence (s3)

Recommended honours enrolment: Honours in Molecular and Biomedical Science

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