"Whole-genome analyses resolve early branches in the tree of life of modern birds" / Science / Keith Barker (Ecology, Evolution and Behavior)
"Origins of multicellular evolvability in snowflake yeast" / Nature Communications / Michael Travisano (Plant Biology)
"New insights into New World biogeography: An integrated view from the phylogeny of blackbirds, cardinals, sparrows, tanagers, warblers, and allies" / The Auk: Ornithological Advances / Keith Barker and Scott Lanyon (Ecology Evolution and Behavior)
"Genetics, morphology, and ecological niche modeling do not support the subspecies status of the endangered Southwestern Willow Flycatcher" / The Condor: Ornithological Applications / Robert Zink (Ecology Evolution and Behavior)
The National Science Foundation awarded a team of researchers that includes Clay Carter (Plant Biology) an $1,814,628 grant in support of their project "Comparative Functional Genomics of Nectaries and Nectar in the Dicots."