Merilä Lab Findings
Merilä Lab's current research focus is on Determinants of genetic diversity; Heterogenous parallel evolution, causes and consequences; as well as Inbreeding and mutation loads in population isolates.
PUBLICATIONS WITH HKU AFFILIATION
Established in October 2020 our Lab at HKU recruited our first postdocs and students 2021. Much of the ground work behind our current research was done is Helsinki, here you can find a selection of our work there.
Professor Merila has curated this collection fo papers that highlight key findings and conceptual advancements that he considers to be of particular significance. Included are also papers published in high-impact journals that have made a significant impact in the scientific community.
Merilä Lab members have conducted extensive research in the field of fisheries including the use of novel methods to determine patterns of parallel evolution of freshwater three-spined sticklebacks.