Plastids

Known as: Plastid 
Any member of a family of organelles found in the cytoplasm of plants and some protists, which are membrane-bounded and contain DNA. Plant plastids… (More)
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2013
Highly Cited
2013
Mitochondria and plastids (chloroplasts) are cell organelles of endosymbiotic origin that possess their own genetic information… (More)
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Review
2010
Review
2010
Plastids and mitochondria each arose from a single endosymbiotic event and share many similarities in how they were reduced and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
The increase in the number of large data sets and the complexity of current probabilistic sequence evolution models necessitates… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
A plastid-derived signal plays an important role in the coordinated expression of both nuclear- and chloroplast-localized genes… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Small subunit rRNA sequence data were generated for 27 strains of cyanobacteria and incorporated into a phylogenetic analysis of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
A vestigial, nonphotosynthetic plastid has been identified recently in protozoan parasites of the phylum Apicomplexa. The… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Protozoan parasites of the phylum Apicomplexa contain three genetic elements: the nuclear and mitochondrial genomes… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
We report here a 100-fold increased frequency of plastid transformation in tobacco by selection for a chimeric aadA gene encoding… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
We present the results of two exploratory parsimony analyses of DNA sequences from 475 and 499 species of seed plants… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Stable genetic transformation of the plastid genome is reported in a higher plant, Nicotiana tabacum. Plastid transformation was… (More)
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