Human Evolution @ UCL


EXPERTS - Human Evolution @ UCL


Balloux Francois

Contact Details

Francois Balloux
Professor of Computational Biology Systems
UCL Genetics Institute

  • Tel: 020 3108 1601
  • Ext: 51601
  • f.balloux@ucl.ac.uk
  • 110 Darwin Building, Gower Street, London, WC1E 6BT

Human Evolution Interest

Francois' research lies at the interface between genomics, epidemiology, evolution and ecology, and includes investigating human pathogens, the spatio-temporal analysis of disease outbreaks, and understanding the factors that allow certain lineages to outcompete others.

Human Evolution Research Themes

adaptation conservation evolutionary_genetics medicine molecular_phylogenetics
neolithic human_pathogen      

Collaborative projects & Networks

computational biology group Tuberculosis evolution and emergence of drug resistance UCL-TB Evolution and recombination of human cytomegalovirus Past demography and natural selection on the human genome
Oral Microbiomes in Human Evolution R A Fisher Centre      

Research Publications

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