The C-value enigma in plants and animals: a review of parallels and an appeal for partnership.

@article{Gregory2005TheCE,
  title={The C-value enigma in plants and animals: a review of parallels and an appeal for partnership.},
  author={T. Ryan Gregory},
  journal={Annals of botany},
  year={2005},
  volume={95 1},
  pages={
          133-46
        }
}
  • T. Gregory
  • Published 2005
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Annals of botany
AIMS Plants and animals represent the first two kingdoms recognized, and remain the two best-studied groups in terms of nuclear DNA content variation. Unfortunately, the traditional chasm between botanists and zoologists has done much to prevent an integrated approach to resolving the C-value enigma, the long-standing puzzle surrounding the evolution of genome size. This grand division is both unnecessary and counterproductive, and the present review aims to illustrate the numerous links… Expand

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