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Dr Andrea Betancourt

Lecturer Evolution, Ecology and Behaviour

    Research

    Research Grants

    The evolutionary genetics of transposable element invasions

    EUROPEAN COMMISSION

    May 2019 - April 2024

    The genetic basis of reproductive isolation through intragenomic conflict

    NATURAL ENVIRONMENT RESEARCH COUNCIL (NERC)

    April 2019 - April 2022

    Establishment of P-element silencing in Drosophila simulans dysgenic males

    EUROPEAN COMMISSION

    January 2019 - January 2021

    Selective Impact of Transposable Elements in Drosophila melanogaster

    BIOTECHNOLOGY & BIOLOGICAL SCIENCE RESEARCH COUNCIL (BBSRC)

    May 2017 - July 2020

    The semnation reaction in Drosophila on the front line in the battle between the sexes

    ROYAL SOCIETY (CHARITABLE)

    March 2017 - March 2018

    Population genetics of piRNAs in Drosophila

    FWF AUSTRIAN SCIENCE FUND (AUSTRIA)

    July 2014 - June 2019