Publications by authors named "Simon Y W Ho"

182Publications

The evolutionary history and global spatio-temporal dynamics of potato virus Y.

Virus Evol 2020 Jul 21;6(2):veaa056. Epub 2020 Nov 21.

Laboratory of Plant Virology, Department of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Agriculture, Saga University, 1-banchi, Honjo-machi, Saga 840-8502, Japan.

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July 2020

Genomic Adaptations and Evolutionary History of the Extinct Scimitar-Toothed Cat, Homotherium latidens.

Curr Biol 2020 Dec 15;30(24):5018-5025.e5. Epub 2020 Oct 15.

Section for Evolutionary Genomics, The GLOBE Institute, University of Copenhagen, Øster Voldgade 5-7, Copenhagen, Denmark; Department of Natural History, NTNU University Museum, Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), Trondheim NO-7491, Norway; Center for Evolutionary Hologenomics, The GLOBE Institute, University of Copenhagen, Øster Farimagsgade 5A, Copenhagen 1352, Denmark. Electronic address:

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December 2020

The Recovery, Interpretation and Use of Ancient Pathogen Genomes.

Curr Biol 2020 Oct;30(19):R1215-R1231

McMaster Ancient DNA Centre, Departments of Anthropology and Biochemistry, McMaster University, 1280 Main St. W., Hamilton, ON L8S 4L9, Canada; Michael G. DeGroote Institute for Infectious Disease Research, McMaster University, 1280 Main St. W., Hamilton, ON L8S 4L8, Canada; Humans and the Microbiome Program, Canadian Institute for Advanced Research, Toronto, Canada. Electronic address:

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October 2020

Bayesian Evaluation of Temporal Signal in Measurably Evolving Populations.

Mol Biol Evol 2020 11;37(11):3363-3379

Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Transplantation, Rega Institute, KU Leuven, Leuven, Belgium.

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November 2020

Increased Mutation Rate Is Linked to Genome Reduction in Prokaryotes.

Curr Biol 2020 Oct 6;30(19):3848-3855.e4. Epub 2020 Aug 6.

School of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia. Electronic address:

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October 2020

Angels in disguise: sympatric hybridization in the marine angelfishes is widespread and occurs between deeply divergent lineages.

Proc Biol Sci 2020 08 5;287(1932):20201459. Epub 2020 Aug 5.

School of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales 2006, Australia.

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August 2020

Molecular species delimitation in the primitively segmented spider genus Heptathela endemic to Japanese islands.

Mol Phylogenet Evol 2020 10 27;151:106900. Epub 2020 Jun 27.

Department of Biological Sciences, National University of Singapore, Singapore. Electronic address:

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October 2020

Dating the emergence of human pathogens.

Science 2020 06;368(6497):1310-1311

Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Peter Doherty Institute for Infection and Immunity, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, VIC, Australia.

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June 2020

A practical introduction to sequentially Markovian coalescent methods for estimating demographic history from genomic data.

Ecol Evol 2020 Jan 7;10(1):579-589. Epub 2019 Dec 7.

School of Life and Environmental Sciences University of Sydney Sydney NSW Australia.

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January 2020

Evolutionary rates are correlated between cockroach symbionts and mitochondrial genomes.

Biol Lett 2020 01 8;16(1):20190702. Epub 2020 Jan 8.

School of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia.

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January 2020

The water lily genome and the early evolution of flowering plants.

Nature 2020 01 18;577(7788):79-84. Epub 2019 Dec 18.

Fujian Provincial Key Laboratory of Haixia Applied Plant Systems Biology, Key Laboratory of Ministry of Education for Genetics, Breeding and Multiple Utilization of Crops, Key Laboratory of National Forestry and Grassland Administration for Orchid Conservation and Utilization, Fujian Agriculture and Forestry University, Fuzhou, China.

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January 2020

Recalibration of the insect evolutionary time scale using Monte San Giorgio fossils suggests survival of key lineages through the End-Permian Extinction.

Proc Biol Sci 2019 10 9;286(1912):20191854. Epub 2019 Oct 9.

School of Life and Environmental Sciences, The University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales 2006, Sydney, Australia.

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October 2019

Habitat preference differentiates the Holocene range dynamics but not barrier effects on two sympatric, congeneric trees (Tristaniopsis, Myrtaceae).

Heredity (Edinb) 2019 10 26;123(4):532-548. Epub 2019 Jun 26.

School of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia.

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October 2019

A Simulation-Based Evaluation of Tip-Dating Under the Fossilized Birth-Death Process.

Syst Biol 2020 03;69(2):325-344

School of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales 2006, Australia.

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March 2020