Amplification and direct sequencing of fungal ribosomal RNA genes for phylogenetics

@inproceedings{White1990AmplificationAD,
  title={Amplification and direct sequencing of fungal ribosomal RNA genes for phylogenetics},
  author={Thomas J. White},
  year={1990}
}
Comparative studies of the nucleotide sequences of ribosomal RNA (rRNA) genes provide a means for analyzing phylogenetic relation­ ships over a wide range of taxonomic levels (Woese and Olsen 1986; Zimmer et al 1988; Medlin et al 1988; Jorgensen and Cluster 1989). The nuclear small-subunit rDNA sequences (16S-like) evolve rela­ tively slowly and are useful for studying distantly related organisms, whereas the mitochondrial rRNA genes evolve more rapidly and can be useful at the ordinal or… Expand

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