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Urochordata

Known as: Tunicates, Tunicate, Urochordates 
A subphylum of chordates intermediate between the invertebrates and the true vertebrates. It includes the Ascidians.
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Lancelets (‘amphioxus’) are the modern survivors of an ancient chordate lineage, with a fossil record dating back to the Cambrian… 
Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
MOTIVATION The Glimmer gene-finding software has been successfully used for finding genes in bacteria, archaea and viruses… 
Review
2007
Review
2007
Developing networks follow common rules to shift from silent cells to coactive networks that operate via thousands of synapses… 
Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Tunicates or urochordates (appendicularians, salps and sea squirts), cephalochordates (lancelets) and vertebrates (including… 
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
The hypothesis that the relatively large and complex vertebrate genome was created by two ancient, whole genome duplications has… 
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
The complete sequences of Takifugu Toll-like receptor (TLR) loci and gene predictions from many draft genomes enable… 
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Tetraodon nigroviridis is a freshwater puffer fish with the smallest known vertebrate genome. Here, we report a draft genome… 
Review
2004
Review
2004
OBJECTIVES Completion of both the mouse and human genome sequences in the private and public sectors has prompted comparison… 
Review
2001
Review
2001
  • D. Faulkner
  • Natural product reports
  • 2001
  • Corpus ID: 11815254
This review covers the literature published in 2014 for marine natural products (MNPs), with 1116 citations (753 for the period… 
Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
All vertebrates possess anatomical features not seen in their closest living relatives, the protochordates (tunicates and…