Readings for the first three weeks

First Week:

Evolution and the Origin of Disease. Nesse, RM. Scientific American November 1998: 86-93.

Optional reading for first week:

2. The Great Opportunity: Evolutionary applications to medicine and public health. Nesse, RM and Stearns SC. Evolutionary Applications 1 (2008) 28-48.

Second Week:

3. Two Lessons from the Interface of Genetics and Medicine. Allison A. Genetics 166: 1591–1599 (April 2004) (Read page 1-5)

Third Week:

Re-Read Evolution and the Origin of Disease by Nesse from the first week.

Also read:Collins 2007. Stroke Rainforests and Evolution. Nursing Forum Vol 42 (1) Jan-Mar.

One thought on “Readings for the first three weeks

  1. Melissa Franklin

    The Trevathan reading is not uploaded and won’t be by next Tuesday.

    Please read instead the optional reading,”The Great Opportunity: Evolutionary applications to medicine and public health.” Nesse, RM and Stearns SC. Evolutionary Applications 1 (2008) 28-48.

    See you in class!
    Melissa

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