Publications in Peer-Reviewed Scientific Journals

Stange M*, Mari A*, Roloff T,* Seth-Smith H* et. al. (2021) SARS-CoV-2 outbreak in a tri-national urban area is dominated by a B. 1 lineage variant linked to mass gathering events, medRxiv. 2020. https://doi.org/10.1101/2020.09.01.20186155 (* shared first authorship) provisionally accepted in PLOS Pathogen.

Stange M, Barrett RD, Hendry AP (2020) The importance of genomic variation for biodiversity, ecosystems and people. accepted for publication in Nature Reviews Genetics. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41576-020-00288-7

Heck L, Sánchez-Villagra MR, Stange M. (2019) Why the long face? Comparative shape analysis of miniature, pony, and other horse skulls reveals changes in ontogenetic growth. PeerJ 7:e7678. http://doi.org/10.7717/peerj.7678.

Stange M, Núñez D, Sánchez-Villagra MR, Jensen P, Wilson LAB. (2018) Morphological variation under domestication: how variable are chickens? Royal Society Open Science. 5: 180993. http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rsos.180993.


Heck L, Wilson LAB, Evin A, Stange M, Sánchez-Villagra MR. (2018) Shape variation and modularity of skull and teeth in domesticated horses and wild equids. Frontiers in Zoology. 15:14. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12983-018-0258-9.


Stange M, Aguirre-Fernández G, Salzburger W, Sánchez-Villagra MR. (2018) Study of morphological variation of northern Neotropical Ariidae reveals conservatism despite macrohabitat transitions. BMC Evolutionary Biology. 18:38.  https://doi.org/10.1186/s12862-018-1152-y.


Stange M, Sánchez-Villagra MR, Salzburger W, Matschiner M. (2018) Bayesian Divergence-Time Estimation with Genome-Wide SNP Data of Sea Catfishes (Ariidae) Supports Miocene Closure of the Panamanian Isthmus. Systematic Biology, syy006. https://doi.org/10.1093/sysbio/syy006.


Stange M, Aguirre-Fernández G, Cooke RG, Barros T, Salzburger W, Sánchez-Villagra MR (2016) Evolution of opercle bone shape along a macrohabitat gradient: species identification using mtDNA and geometric morphometric analyses in Neotropical sea catfishes (Ariidae). Ecology and Evolution, 6(16):5817-5830. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ece3.2334.


Fuchs M, Geiger M, Stange M, Sánchez-Villagra MR (2015) Growth trajectories in the cave bear and its extant relatives: an examination of ontogenetic patterns in phylogeny. BMC Evolutionary Biology, 15:239. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12862-015-0521-z.


Mateus CS*, Stange M*, Berner D, Rösti M, Quintella BR, Alves MJ, Almeida PR, Salzburger W (2013) Rad-seq reveals strong genetic divergence between sympatric European river and brook lampreys, Current Biology 23(15):R649-R650. (* shared first authorship) http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cub.2013.06.026.


Preprints (non-peer-reviewed)

 Goncalves Cabecinhas A R, Roloff T, Stange M, et al. SARS-CoV-2 N501Y introductions and transmissions in Switzerland from beginning of October 2020 to February 2021 - implementation of Swiss-wide diagnostic screening and whole genome sequencing, medRxiv, 2021, https://doi.org/10.1101/2021.02.11.21251589.

Mari A, Roloff T, Stange M, et al. Global surveillance of potential antiviral drug resistance in SARS-CoV-2: proof of concept focussing on the RNA-dependent RNA polymerase, medRxiv,  2020, https://doi.org/10.1101/2020.12.28.20248663

Brueningk SC*, Klatt J*, Stange M*, et. al. Determinants of SARS-CoV-2 transmission to guide vaccination strategy in a city, medRxiv, 2020, https://doi.org/10.1101/2020.12.15.20248130 (* shared first authorship)

Nadeau S, Beckmann C, et al. Quantifying sars-cov-2 spread in Switzerland based on genomic sequencing data, medRxiv, 2020. https://doi.org/10.1101/2020.10.14.20212621