Jenny Tung

Associate Professor of Evolutionary Anthropology

External address: 
08 Bio Sci, Durham, NC 27708
Internal office address: 
Box 90383, Durham, NC 27708
Phone: 
(919) 668-4912

Overview

Degrees & Credentials

  • Ph.D., Duke University 2010

Tung, J, Charpentier, MJE, Mukherjee, S, Altmann, J, and Alberts, SC. "Genetic effects on mating success and partner choice in a social mammal." Am Nat 180.1 (July 2012): 113-129. Full Text

Tung, J, Barreiro, LB, Johnson, ZP, Hansen, KD, Michopoulos, V, Toufexis, D, Michelini, K, Wilson, ME, and Gilad, Y. "Social environment is associated with gene regulatory variation in the rhesus macaque immune system." Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 109.17 (April 24, 2012): 6490-6495. Full Text

Babbitt, CC, Tung, J, Wray, GA, and Alberts, SC. "Changes in gene expression associated with reproductive maturation in wild female baboons." Genome Biology and Evolution 4.2 (2012): 102-109. Full Text

Charpentier, MJE, Fontaine, MC, Cherel, E, Renoult, JP, Jenkins, T, Benoit, L, Barthès, N, Alberts, SC, and Tung, J. "Genetic structure in a dynamic baboon hybrid zone corroborates behavioural observations in a hybrid population." Molecular Ecology 21.3 (2012): 715-731. Full Text

Akinyi, MY, Tung, J, Jenneby, M, Patel, NB, Altmann, J, and Alberts, SC. "Role of grooming in reducing tick load in wild baboons (Papio cynocephalus) (Accepted)." Animal Behaviour (2012). (Academic Article)

Barreiro, LB, and Tung, J. "Getting under-and through-the skin: Ecological genomics of chytridiomycosis infection in frogs." Molecular Ecology 21.13 (2012): 3095-3097. Full Text

Tung, J, Akinyi, MY, Mutura, S, Altmann, J, Wray, GA, and Alberts, SC. "Allele-specific gene expression in a wild nonhuman primate population." Mol Ecol 20.4 (February 2011): 725-739. Full Text

Tung, J, Alberts, SC, and Wray, GA. "Evolutionary genetics in wild primates: combining genetic approaches with field studies of natural populations." Trends Genet 26.8 (August 2010): 353-362. (Review) Full Text

Tung, J, and Wray, GA. "Evolution of Traits Deduced from Genome Comparisons." eLS (December 15, 2009). Full Text

Tung, J, Fédrigo, O, Haygood, R, Mukherjee, S, and Wray, GA. "Genomic features that predict allelic imbalance in humans suggest patterns of constraint on gene expression variation." Mol Biol Evol 26.9 (September 2009): 2047-2059. Full Text

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