A Genome Befitting a Monarch

@article{Stensmyr2011AGB,
  title={A Genome Befitting a Monarch},
  author={M. Stensmyr and B. Hansson},
  journal={Cell},
  year={2011},
  volume={147},
  pages={970-972}
}
  • M. Stensmyr, B. Hansson
  • Published 2011
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Cell
  • The monarch butterfly is famous for its annual fall migration from eastern North America to central Mexico, but it has also been an important model for studies in long-distance migration. Now, Zhan et al. present the genome of the monarch, opening up the detailed characterization of the butterfly's navigational system and unique social life. 
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