A Molecular Phylogeny of Living Primates

@article{Perelman2011AMP,
  title={A Molecular Phylogeny of Living Primates},
  author={Polina L Perelman and Warren E. Johnson and Christian Roos and H{\'e}ctor N. Seu{\'a}nez and Julie E Horvath and Miguel {\^A}ngelo Martins Moreira and Bailey D Kessing and Joan U. Pontius and Melody E. Roelke and Yves Rumpler and Maria Paula Cruz Schneider and Artur Silva and Stephen J. O’Brien and Jill Pecon-Slattery},
  journal={PLoS Genetics},
  year={2011},
  volume={7}
}
Comparative genomic analyses of primates offer considerable potential to define and understand the processes that mold, shape, and transform the human genome. However, primate taxonomy is both complex and controversial, with marginal unifying consensus of the evolutionary hierarchy of extant primate species. Here we provide new genomic sequence (∼8 Mb) from 186 primates representing 61 (∼90%) of the described genera, and we include outgroup species from Dermoptera, Scandentia, and Lagomorpha… 

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