Speciation genes.

  title={Speciation genes.},
  author={H. Allen Orr and John P Masly and Daven C Presgraves},
  journal={Current opinion in genetics & development},
  volume={14 6},
Until recently, the genes that cause reproductive isolation remained black boxes. Consequently, evolutionary biologists were unable to answer several questions about the identities and characteristics of "speciation genes". Over the past few years, however, evolutionary geneticists have finally succeeded in isolating several such genes, providing our first glimpse at factors that are thought to be representative of those underlying the origin of species. Evolutionary analysis of these genes… CONTINUE READING
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