Back to profile Contact person for... - prof.dr. BJ (Bas) Zwaan Pages Research Research - WUR Research The interrelationship between genetics, heredity and evolution is the focus of research of the Laboratory of Genetics. Central... Information for Students Information for Students - WUR Information for Students The Laboratory of Genetics offers education along the full breadth of Genetics and Evolution,... Laboratory of Genetics The Laboratory of Genetics investigates causes and consequences of natural genetic variation within species. News Seasonally adaptable species may face greatest risk from climate change 8 maart 2018 | A species of butterfly that changes its appearance through the seasons lacks the genetic variation needed to quickly evolve a different response to... Rapid adaptation of Aspergillus fungus presents doctors with a dilemma 26 september 2016 | Discovery calls for new patient treatment guidelines The fungus Aspergillus fumigatus is capable of rapid genetic adaptation in both natural... Butterflies switch lifestyles using hormones 15 augustus 2014 | Many habitats on Earth change dramatically with the seasons, profoundly affecting food availability, predation pressure and reproductive opportunities... Female butterflies can smell if a male butterfly is inbred and therefore less desirable 6 maart 2013 | Research discovers that whether a female butterfly will mate with a male depends on the quality of his sex pheromones.