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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… 
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Review
2010
Review
2010
  • P. Keeling
  • Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B…
  • 2010
  • Corpus ID: 16010643
Plastids and mitochondria each arose from a single endosymbiotic event and share many similarities in how they were reduced and… 
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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… 
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Review
2002
Review
2002
Chloroplasts were once free-living cyanobacteria that became endosymbionts, but the genomes of contemporary plastids encode only… 
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The flowering plant Arabidopsis thaliana is an important model system for identifying genes and determining their functions. Here… 
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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… 
Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Angiosperms have dominated the Earth's vegetation since the mid-Cretaceous (90 million years ago), providing much of our food… 
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Individual plastids of vascular plants have generally been considered to be discrete autonomous entities that do not directly… 
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Protozoan parasites of the phylum Apicomplexa contain three genetic elements: the nuclear and mitochondrial genomes… 
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… 
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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…