Genomics and the evolutionary origins of nervous system complexity.


Advances in genomics are leading to increased understanding of the evolution of complexity, especially by beginning to bridge genotype and phenotype. Here, using examples from nervous system evolution, we define general patterns of increased complexity seen across levels of biological organization. We also explore specific evolutionary mechanisms that… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.gde.2008.12.002


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@article{Oakley2008GenomicsAT, title={Genomics and the evolutionary origins of nervous system complexity.}, author={Todd H. Oakley and Ajna S. Rivera}, journal={Current opinion in genetics & development}, year={2008}, volume={18 6}, pages={479-92} }