eBook Genomes of Herbaceous Land Plants, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 0124171826
  • ISBN-13: 9780124171824
  • DDC: 572.862
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 432 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released June 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013
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Advances in Botanical Research publishes in-depth and up-to-date reviews on a wide range of topics in plant sciences. Currently in its 69th volume, the series features several reviews by recognized experts on all aspects of plant genetics, biochemistry, cell biology, molecular biology, physiology and ecology. This thematic volume features reviews on genomes of herbaceous land plants.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: A Backdrop: Principles of Plant Genome Organization.
2: Evolution of Plant Genome Analysis.
3: The Evolution of Plant Gene and Genome Sequencing.
4: The First Plant Genome Sequence—Arabidopsis Thaliana.
5: The First Monocot Genome Sequence: Oryza Sativa (Rice).
6: Insights Into the Common Ancestor of Eudicots.
7: Insights Into the Common Ancestor of Cereals.
8: Early History of the Angiosperms.
9: Prehistory of the Angiosperms: Characterization of the Ancient Genomes.
10: Decoding the Epigenomes of Herbaceous Plants.
11: The Plant Microbiome.
12: Population Genomics of Plant Species.
13: A Short Course on the Impact of Gene Duplications on the Evolution of Novelty.
14: Synthetic Haplotypes, Species, Karyotypes, and Protoorganisms?.
Author Index.
Subject Index.
Color Plate.