Genome Stability and Evolution: Attempting a Holistic View.


The reason why the DNA content, chromosome number and shape, and gene content of eukaryotic genomes vary independently remains a matter of speculation. The same is true for the questions of whether there is a general tendency for increase or decrease of genome size and chromosome number and whether genome size and/or chromosome number have an adaptive value… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.tplants.2016.06.003