Thomas Scott

Research Interests

I work in evolutionary theory. My research is currently focused on: (i) how organismal design (adaptation) is affected by intra-genomic conflict and the 'parliament of genes’, and (ii) the evolution of kin recognition.

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Selected Publications

Scott, T.W., West, S.A. (2019) Adaptation is maintained by the parliament of genes. Nature Communications 10, 5163  
Scott, T.W., Kiers, E.T., Cooper, G.A., dos Santos, M., West, S.A. (2019) Evolutionary maintenance of genomic diversity within arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi. Ecology and Evolution 9, 2425–2435 
Levin, S.R., Scott, T.W., Cooper, H.S., West, S.A. (2017) Darwin’s aliens. International Journal of Astrobiology 18, 1–9