Pre-prints and coming soon…

Salmón P.*, Jacobs A.*, Ahrén D, Biard C., Dingemanse N.J., Dominoni D., Helm B., Lundberg M., Senar JC, Sprau P., Visser M.E. & Isaksson C. – Repeated genomic signatures of adaptation to urbanization in a songbird across Europe. in revision,(*shared first authors).

Burgon J., Vieites D., Jacobs A., Weidt S., Gunter H., Steinfartz S., Burgess K., Mable B. & Elmer K.R. – Functional colour genes are under selection in colour polymorphic salamanders. in revision.

Watson H., Powell D., Salmón P., Jacobs A. & Isaksson C. – Urbanisation is associated with modifications in DNA methylation in a small passerine bird. in revision.


Jacobs A., Carruthers M., Yurchenko A., Gordeeva N.V., Alekseyev S.S., Hooker O., Leong J.S., Rondeau E.B., Koop B.F., Adams C.E. & Elmer K.R. Convergence in form and function overcomes non-parallel evolutionary histories in a Holarctic fish. [PDF] bioRxiv preprint; accepted in PLOS Genetics.


Jacobs A. & Therkildsen N.O. (2019) Excavating ghost footprints and tangled trees from modern genomes. [PDF]. Molecular Ecology 28(14), 3287-3290. (News & Views article)

Jacobs A.*, Carruthers M.*, Eckmann R., Yohannes E., Adams C.E, Behrmann-Godel J.† & Elmer K.R.† (2019) Rapid niche expansion by selection on functional genomic variation after ecosystem recovery. [PDF]. Nature Ecology and Evolution 3, 77–86. (*shared first authors, †corresponding authors)


Jacobs A., Hughes M.R., Robinson P.C., Adams C.E., Elmer K.R. (2018). The genetic architecture underlying the evolution of a rare piscivorous life history form in brown trout after secondary contact and strong introgression. [PDF]. Genes 9(280).

Jacobs A., Doran C., Murray D., Duffill Telsnig J., Laskowski K.L., Jones N.A.R., Auer S.K., Praebel K. (2018). On the challenges and opportunities facing fish biology: a discussion of five key knowledge gaps. [PDF]. Journal of Fish Biology 92, 690–698

Jacobs A., De Noia M., Praebel K., Kanstad-Hanssen Ø., Paterno M., Jackson D., McGinnity P., Sturm, A., Elmer K.R., Llewellyn M.S.  (2018). Genetic fingerprinting of salmon louse (Lepeophtheirus salmonis) populations in the North-East Atlantic using a random forest classification approach. [PDF]. Scientific Reports  8, 1203.


Jacobs A., Womack R., Chen M., Gharbi K. & Elmer K.R.  (2017). Significant synteny and co-localisation of ecologically relevant quantitative trait loci within and across species of salmonid fishes. [PDF]. Genetics 


Recknagel H., Jacobs A., Herzyk P., & Elmer K. R.  (2015). Double-digest RAD sequencing using Ion Proton semiconductor platform (ddRADseq-ion) with nonmodel organisms. [PDF]. Molecular Ecology Resources 15(6), 1316-1329.