Networks: Expanding evolutionary thinking

Eric Bapteste, Leo van Iersel, Axel Janke, Scot Kelchner, Steven Kelk, James O. McInerney, David A. Morrison, Luay Nakhleh, Mike Steel, Leen Stougie, James Bryan Whitfield

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Abstract

Networks allow the investigation of evolutionary relationships that do not fit a tree model. They are becoming a leading tool for describing the evolutionary relationships between organisms, given the comparative complexities among genomes.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)439-441
Number of pages3
JournalTrends in Genetics
Volume29
Issue number8
DOIs
StatePublished - Aug 1 2013

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Genetics

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    Bapteste, E., van Iersel, L., Janke, A., Kelchner, S., Kelk, S., McInerney, J. O., Morrison, D. A., Nakhleh, L., Steel, M., Stougie, L., & Whitfield, J. B. (2013). Networks: Expanding evolutionary thinking. Trends in Genetics, 29(8), 439-441. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tig.2013.05.007