ORGOGOZO Virginie : UMR7592 : Drosophilia evolution

Unit : CNRS UMR7592 - Institut Jacques Monod - Université Paris Diderot

Institut Jacques Monod - CNRS UMR7592
Université Paris Diderot
Equipe "Evolution des drosophiles"
15 rue Hélène Brion
75013 PARIS

Speciality : Department DGNRV

Director of the unit : Giuseppe BALDACCI

Principal investigator :

ORGOGOZO Virginie
Email : orgogozoSPAMFILTER@ijm.univ-paris-diderot.fr Phone number: +33 (0)1 57 27 80 43

Composition of research team :

  • ORGOGOZO Virginie (CR1- CNRS, HDR)
  • LALOUETTE Alexis (MC,HDR)
  • LANG Michael (CR2 – CNRS)
  • NUEZ Isabelle (IE - CNRS)
  • VASILIAUSKAS Daniel (CR- INSERM)

5 Recent publications of the research team :

Peluffo, A. E., Nuez, I., Debat, V., Savisaar, R., Stern, D. L., & Orgogozo, V. (2015). A Major Locus Controls a Genital Shape Difference Involved in Reproductive Isolation Between Drosophila yakuba and Drosophila santomea. G3: Genes| Genomes| Genetics, g3-115.

Lang, M., Polihronakis Richmond, M., Acurio, A. E., Markow, T. A., & Orgogozo, V. (2014) Radiation of the Drosophila nannoptera species group in Mexico. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 27(3), 575-584. 

Martin A, Orgogozo V. (2013) The loci of repeated evolution: a catalogue of genetic hotspots of phenotypic variation. Evolution 67(5):1235–1250.

Yassin A, Orgogozo V. (2013) Coevolution between Male and Female Genitalia in the Drosophila melanogaster Species Subgroup. PLoS ONE 8(2):e57158.

Lang M, Murat S, Clark AG, Gouppil G, Blais C, Matzkin LM, Guittard E, Yoshiyama-Yanagawa T, Kataoka H, Niwa R, Lafont R, Dauphin-Villemant C and Orgogozo V. (2012)  Mutations in the neverland gene turned Drosophila pachea into an obligate specialist species. Science 337(6102):1658-61