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Wang S., Nalley M.J., Chatla K., Aldaimalani R., MacPherson A. , Wei K., Corbett R., Mai D., Bachtrog D. Neo-sex chromosome evolution shapes sex-dependent asymmetrical introgression barrier. PNAS (in print) 2022

MacPherson, A., Wang, S., Yamaguchi R., Rieseberg, L.H., Otto, S.P., Parental Population Range Expansion Before Secondary Contact Promotes Heterosis. The American Naturalist. 2022

MacPherson, A., Louca, S., McLaughlin A., Joy, J.B., Pennell, M.W., Unifying Phylogenetic Birth-Death Models in Epidemiology and Macroevolution. Systematic Biology. 2021

Louca, S., McLaughlin, A., MacPherson, A., Joy, J.B., Pennell, M.W., Fundamental identifiability limits in molecular epidemiology. Molecular Biology and Evolution. 2021


MacPherson, A.,Keeling M.J., Otto, S.P., Feedback between coevolution and epidemiology can help or hinder the maintenance of genetic variation in host‐parasite models. Evolution. 2021

Mathematica Files: A: Constant_Size, B: Ecological_Model, C: Epidemiological_Model

MacPherson, A.,Keeling M.J., Otto, S.P., Coevolution fails to maintain genetic variation in a host–parasite model with constant finite population size. Theoretical Population Bioology. 2020

Mathematica Files: A: Moran_Model, B: Seed_Dormancy, C: Wright_Fisher_model

MacPherson, A., Otto, S.P., Nuismer, S.L., Keeping pace with the Red Queen: Identifying the genetic basis of susceptibility to infectious disease. Genetics. 2018

Mathematica Files: A: CoGWAS

MacPherson, A., Otto, S.P., Joint coevolutionary-epidemiological models dampen Red Queen cycles and alter conditions for epidemics. Theoretical Population Biology. 2018

Mathematica Files: A: SIRS_Model, B: SEIRS_Model, C: Morand_Model

Masters & Undergraduate

MacPherson, A., Nuismer, S.L., Natural Selection and the probability of parallel genetic evolution from standing genetic variation. Journal of Evolutionary Biology. 2017

MacPherson, A., Hohenlohe, P.A., Nuismer, S.L., Trait dimensionality explains widespread variation in local adaptation. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London B. 2015

Nuismer, S.L., MacPherson, A., Rosenblum, E.B., Crossing the threshold: gene-flow, dominance and the critical level of standing genetic variation required for adaptation to novel environments. Journal of Evolutionary Biology. 2012

Balemba, O.B., Stenkamp-Strahm, C.H., Cady, J., MacPherson, A., High-fat diet-induced neuropathy of enteric nervious ssystem and the effect of Alpha-7 Nicotinic Acetylcholine receptoragonist, DMAB-Anabaseine Dihydrochloride. Gastroenterology. 2011


Toorians, M.E.M., MacPherson, A., Davies, T.J., Unravelling Transmission in Epidemiological Models and its Role in theDisease-Diversity Relationship.