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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2007
Highly Cited
2007
MOTIVATION The Glimmer gene-finding software has been successfully used for finding genes in bacteria, archaea and viruses… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Although several vertebrate genomes have been sequenced, little is known about the genome evolution of early vertebrates and how… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Most biofilms in their natural environments are likely to consist of consortia of species that influence each other in… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
The complete sequences of Takifugu Toll-like receptor (TLR) loci and gene predictions from many draft genomes enable… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
Almost a decade ago, a new phylogeny of bilaterian animals was inferred from small-subunit ribosomal RNA (rRNA) that claimed the… (More)
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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… (More)
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Review
2004
Review
2004
The approximate 30 extant invertebrate phyla have diversified along separate evolutionary trajectories for hundreds of millions… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
The spread of exotic species and climate change are among the most serious global environmental threats. Each independently… (More)
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2002
Review
2002
The oceans are the source of a large group of structurally unique natural products that are mainly accumulated in invertebrates… (More)
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1999
Review
1999
One important mechanism for functional innovation during evolution is the duplication of genes and entire genomes. Evidence is… (More)
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