What makes the Red Queen tick?

Kiel Evolution Center provides new insights into the genetic basis of evolutionary dynamics

„Now, here, you see, it takes all the running you can do, to keep in the same place“. This advice from the Red Queen in the book „Through the Looking-Glass“ by the British author Lewis Carroll serves as a metaphor for a fundamental principle in the field of evolutionary biology.

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