Genome Evolution of Photosynthetic Bacteria, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 0123984793
  • ISBN-13: 9780123984791
  • DDC: 579.38
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 448 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. The series features a wide range of reviews by recognized experts on all aspects of plant genetics, biochemistry, cell biology, molecular biology, physiology and ecology. This thematic volume features reviews on genome evolution of photosynthetic bacteria.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: A Time to Scatter Genes and a Time to Gather Them: Evolution of Photosynthesis Genes in Bacteria.
2: Molecular Markers for Photosynthetic Bacteria and Insights into the Origin and Spread of Photosynthesis.
3: Properties and Evolutionary Implications of the Heliobacterial Genome.
4: Green Bacteria Insights into Green Bacterial Evolution through Genomic Analyses.
5: Comparison of Photosynthesis Gene Clusters Retrieved from Total Genome Sequences of Purple Bacteria.
6: The Living Genome of a Purple Nonsulfur Photosynthetic Bacterium Overview of the Rhodobacter Sphaeroides Transcriptome Landscapes.
7: The Evolution of the Purple Photosynthetic Bacterial Light-Harvesting System.
8: Role and Evolution of Endogenous Plasmids in Photosynthetic Bacteria.
9: Evolution of Bacteriophytochromes in Photosynthetic Bacteria.
10: Iron Homeostasis in the Rhodobacter Genus.
11: Genes Associated with the Peculiar Phenotypes of the Aerobic Anoxygenic Phototrophs.
12: Evolutionary Divergence of Marine Aerobic Anoxygenic Phototrophic Bacteria as Seen from Diverse Organisations of Their Photosynthesis Gene Clusters.
13: Regressive Evolution of Photosynthesis in the Roseobacter Clade.
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