Universal trees based on large combined protein sequence data sets

@article{Brown2001UniversalTB,
  title={Universal trees based on large combined protein sequence data sets},
  author={James R. Brown and Christophe Jean Douady and Michael J. Italia and William Marshall and Michael J. Stanhope},
  journal={Nature Genetics},
  year={2001},
  volume={28},
  pages={281-285}
}
Universal trees of life based on small-subunit (SSU) ribosomal RNA (rRNA) support the separate mono/holophyly of the domains Archaea (archaebacteria), Bacteria (eubacteria) and Eucarya (eukaryotes) and the placement of extreme thermophiles at the base of the Bacteria. The concept of universal tree reconstruction recently has been upset by protein trees that show intermixing of species from different domains. Such tree topologies have been attributed to either extensive horizontal gene transfer… CONTINUE READING
Highly Influential
This paper has highly influenced 20 other papers. REVIEW HIGHLY INFLUENTIAL CITATIONS

From This Paper

Figures, tables, and topics from this paper.

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 193 extracted citations

Multi-omics Approaches to Deciphering a Hypervirulent Strain of Campylobacter jejuni

Genome biology and evolution • 2013
View 5 Excerpts
Highly Influenced

Genome trees and the nature of genome evolution.

Annual review of microbiology • 2005
View 5 Excerpts
Highly Influenced

The primary divisions of life: a phylogenomic approach employing composition-heterogeneous methods.

Philosophical transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological sciences • 2009
View 4 Excerpts
Highly Influenced

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 32 references

Origin and evolution of the mitochondrial proteome.

Microbiology and molecular biology reviews : MMBR • 2000

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…