Scientists obtain core samples from subsea fault system off Japan
...l characteristics of the Nankai Trough fault zone. The expedition was led by co-chief scientists Elizabeth Screaton of University of Florida, and Gaku kimura
of University of Tokyo. The investigators successfully drilled and cored 13 boreholes in the fault zone.
We collected more than 5,000 samples from ...
...d the understanding of evolution into a molecular process: the mutation of segments of DNA (see molecular evolution ).
In the mid- 1970s , Motoo kimura
formulated the neutral theory of molecular evolution , firmly establishing the importance of genetic drift as a major mechanism of evolution.
Stephen Jay Gould
W.D. "Bill" Hamilton
John Maynard Smith
Alfred Russel Wall...
...ite alleles model
The Japanese geneticist Motoo kimura
and American geneticist James Crow (1964) introd...d of load known as segregational load . Crow and kimura
showed that at equilibrium conditions, for a given...sults from the infinite alleles model were used by kimura
and others to support the idea that this variation...
Neutral theory of molecular evolution
...t was introduced with provocative effect by Motoo kimura
in the late 1960s and early 1970s . Although ...n's theory of evolution by natural selection , kimura
and most evolutionary biologists today maintain th...ens's sampling formula
Neutral theory of molecular evolution Cambridge ...
...Fisher. The American George R. Price worked with both Hamilton and Maynard Smith. On the American side, Richard Lewontin and the Japanese Motoo kimura
were heavily influenced by Wright. Luigi Luca Cavalli-Sforza is Stanford -based population geneticist particularly interested in human populatio...