The Evolution of a High Copy Gene Array in Arabidopsis


Local gene duplication is a prominent mechanism of gene copy number expansion. Elucidating the mechanisms by which local duplicates arise is necessary in understanding the evolution of genomes and their host organisms. Chromosome one of Arabidopsis thaliana contains an 81-gene array subdivided into 27 triplet units (t-units), with each t-unit containing… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00239-010-9350-2


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@inproceedings{Kane2010TheEO, title={The Evolution of a High Copy Gene Array in Arabidopsis}, author={J. Richard Kane and Michael Freeling and Eric Lyons}, booktitle={Journal of Molecular Evolution}, year={2010} }