Uniparental inheritance of organelle genes

@article{Birky2008UniparentalIO,
  title={Uniparental inheritance of organelle genes},
  author={C. William Birky},
  journal={Current Biology},
  year={2008},
  volume={18},
  pages={R692-R695}
}
  • C. Birky
  • Published 26 August 2008
  • Biology
  • Current Biology

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