Publications

Kronholm, I. and Collins, S. (2015) Epigenetic mutations can both help and hinder adaptive evolution. Molecular Ecology. doi 10.1111/mec.13296


Brennan, G. and Collins, S. (2015) Growth responses of a green alga to multiple environmental drivers. Nature Climate Change. doi 10.1038/nclimate2682

Schaum, C.E., Rost, B., and Collins, S. (2015) Environmental stability affects phenotypic evolution in a globally distributed marine picoplankton. The ISME Journal. doi 10.1038/isme2015.102


Mock, T., Daines, S.J., Geider, R., Collins, S., Metodiev, M., Millar, A.J., Moulton, V. and Lenton, T.M. (2015) Bridging the gap between omics and earth system science to better understand how environmental change impacts marine sciences. Global Change Biology. doi 10.1111/gcb.12983


Helliwell, K.E., Collins, S., Kazamia, E., Purton, S., Wheeler, G.L. and Smith, A.G. (2015) Fundamental shift in vitamin B12 eco-physiology of a model alga demonstrated by experimental evolution. The ISME Journal 9, 1446-1455.


Scheinin, M., Riebsell, U., Rynearson, T.A., Lohbeck, K.T., and Collins, S. (2015) Experimental evolution gone wild. Journal of the Royal Society Interface 12 (106). doi 10.1098/rsif.2015.0056




Schaum, C.E. and Collins, S. (2014) Plasticity predicts evolution in a marine alga. Proceedings B 281 no. 1793:20141486


Brodie, J. et al. (2014) The future of NE Atlantic benthic flora in a high CO2 world. Ecology and Evolution 4:2787-2798

Collins, S., Rost, B. and Rynearson, T.A. (2014) Evolutionary potential of marine phytoplankton under ocean acidification. Evolutionary Applications 7:140-155.




Klironomos, F., Berg, J. and Collins, S. (2013) How epigenetic mutations can affect genetic evolution: Model and mechanism. BioEssays DOI:10.1002/bies201300002

Schaum, E. Rost, B., Millar, A. J., Collins, S. (2013) Variation in plastic responses of a globally distributed picoplankton species to ocean acidification. Nature Climate Change DOI: 10.1038/nclimate1774

Lohbeck, K. T., Riebesell, U., Collins, S., Reusch, T. B. H. (2013) Functional genetic divergence in high CO2 adapted Emiliania huxleyi populations. Evolution DOI: 10.1111/j.1558-5646.2012.01812.x

Collins, S., Rambaut, A. and Bridgett, S.J. (2013) Fold or hold: experimental evolution in vitro. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 26:2123-34.

Collins, S. (2013) New model systems for experimental evolution. Evolution 67: 1847-1848.


Bull, J. J. and Collins, S. (2012) Algae for biofuel: will the evolution of weeds limit the enterprise? Evolution DOI: 10.1111/j.1558-5646.2012.01652.x

Collins, S.  (2012) News and Views: Evolution on Acid. Nature Geosciences 5:310-311.

Chevin, L.-M., Collins, S. and Lefebre, F. (2012) Phenotypic plasticity and evolutionary demographic responses to climate change: taking theory into the field. Functional Ecology DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2435.2012.02043.x 


Collins, S. (2011) Competition limits adaptation and productivity in a photosynthetic alga at elevated CO2Proceedings B 278: 247-255.


He, F., Chen, W.-H., Collins, S., Acquisti, C., Goebel, U., Onsins-Ramos, S., Lercher, M. and de Meaux, J. (2010) Assessing the influence of adjacent gene orientation on the evolution of gene upstream regions in Arabidopsis thaliana. Genetics 185: 695-701.

Collins, S. (2010) Comment on “Effects of long-term CO2 exposure on two species of coccolithophores” by Müller et al. (2010). Biogeosciences 7: 2199-2202.

Collins, S. (2010) Many possible worlds: expanding the ecological scenarios in experimental evolution. Evolutionary Biology 38: 3-14.


Collins, S. and de Meaux, J. (2009) Adaptation to different rates of environmental change in Chlamydomonas. Evolution 63 :2952-2965.

Collins, S. and Gardner, A. (2009) Integrating physiological, ecological and evolutionary timescales: a Price equation approach. Ecology Letters 12: 744-757.


Colegrave, N. and Collins, S. (2008) Experimental evolution and evolvability. Heredity, special issue on experimental evolution. doi 10.1038/sj.hdy.6801095

Bell, G. and Collins, S. (2008) Experimental evolution and global change. Evolutionary Applications 1: 3-16.

 


 

Acquisti, C., Kleffe, J. and Collins, S. (2007) A role for atmospheric oxygen levels in the evolution of eukaryotic cells. Nature 445(7123): 47-52.

Collins, S., de Meaux, J. and Acquisti, C. (2007) Adaptive walks towards a moving optimum. Genetics 176: 1089-1099.

 


Collins, S. and Bell, G. (2006) Evolution of natural algal populations at elevated CO2. Ecology Letters  9: 129-135

Collins, S., Sueltemeyer, D., and Bell, G. (2006) Rewinding the tape: selection of algae adapted to high CO2 at current and pleistocene levels of CO2Evolution 60(7): 1392-1401.

Collins, S., Sueltemeyer, D., and Bell, G. (2006) Changes in carbon uptake in populations of Chlamydomonas reinhardtii selected at high CO2 Plant, Cell and Environment  29: 1812-1819.


Collins, S. and Bell, G. (2004) Phenotypic consequences of 1000 generations of selection at elevated CO2 in a green alga. Nature 431:566-569.