Christopher G. Edwards

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Horizontal gene transfer (HGT) of DNA from the plastid to the nuclear and mitochondrial genomes of higher plants is a common phenomenon; however, plastid genomes (plastomes) are highly conserved and have generally been regarded as impervious to HGT. We sequenced the 158 kb plastome and the 690 kb mitochondrial genome of common milkweed (Asclepias syriaca(More)
Your illustrations are a fingerprint of your entire research paper. It pays to learn the general principles of designing graphs and figures, which will help you present data persuasively in the smallest possible amount of space. This article describes some of the pioneering design principles of Edward Tufte and how you can use them to improve your graphics.(More)
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