DNA Hoarders: Genetic Duplication Linked to the Origin and Evolution of Pine Trees and Their Relatives



New research shows genome duplication in the ancestor of modern gymnosperms, a group of seed plants that includes cypresses and pines, might have directly contributed to the origin of the group over 350 million years ago. Credit: Kristen Grace/Florida Museum of Natural History
https://scitechdaily.com/dna-hoarders-genetic-duplication-linked-to-the-origin-and-evolution-of-pine-trees-and-their-relatives/

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