An apology for orthologs - or brave new memes

Over the last few months, I have learned to look forward to Gregory Petsko’s comments in Genome Biology. Beyond enjoying the witticisms, I tend mostly to agree with his message. When I started reading the recent article ‘Homo-loguephobia’ (Genome Biology 2001, 2:comment1002), it was no different. Like Petsko, I hate that “ue” at the end of “homologue”, and… CONTINUE READING