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Parental squabbles and genome expression: lessons from the polyploids

Pignatta D & Comai L.
Plant Biology and Genome Center, University of California, 451 E. Health Sciences Drive, Davis, CA 95616, USA.

Abstract:
The merger of evolutionarily diverged genomes to form a new polyploid genetic system can involve extensive remodeling of gene regulation. A recent paper in BMC Biology provides important insights into regulatory events that have affected the evolution of allopolyploid cotton. [1]

  1. Pignatta D & Comai L (2009) Parental squabbles and genome expression: lessons from the polyploids. J Biol 8: 43 PubMed
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