Archive for August, 2016

Diversity of ABC transporter genes across the plant kingdom and their potential utility in biotechnology

Thursday, August 25th, 2016
Lane, T. S., C. S. Rempe, J. Davitt, M. E. Staton, Y. Peng, D. E. Soltis, M. Melkonian, M. Deyholos, J. H. Leebens-Mack, M. Chase, C. J. Rothfels, D. Stevenson, S. W. Graham, J. Yu, T. Liu, J. C. Pires, P. P. Edger, Y. Zhang, Y. Xie, Y. Zhu, E. Carpenter, G. K.-S. Wong, and C. N. Stewart. 2016. Diversity of ABC transporter genes across the plant kingdom and their potential utility in biotechnology. BMC Biotechnology 16:47. [View on publisher’s site]

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Niche divergence between diploid and autotetraploid Tolmiea

Thursday, August 25th, 2016
Visger, C. J., C. C. Germain-Aubrey, M. Patel, E. B. Sessa, P. S. Soltis, and D. E. Soltis. 2016. Niche divergence between diploid and autotetraploid Tolmiea. Am. J. Bot., doi: 10.3732/ajb.1600130. [View on publisher’s site]

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Floral flexibility: Diversification of the flower

Thursday, August 25th, 2016
Soltis, D. E. 2016. Floral flexibility: Diversification of the flower. Nature Plants 2:15211. [View on publisher’s site]

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Ancient WGD events as drivers of key innovations in angiosperms

Thursday, August 25th, 2016
Diversification of angiosperms, showing phylogenetic placements of select WGDs and synapomorphies/key innovations.

Fig 2 from Soltis and Soltis, 2016. Diversification of angiosperms, showing phylogenetic placements of select WGDs and synapomorphies/key innovations.

Soltis, P. S., and D. E. Soltis. 2016. Ancient WGD events as drivers of key innovations in angiosperms. Current Opinion in Plant Biology 30:159–165. [View on publisher’s site]

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Evolving Ideas on the Origin and Evolution of Flowers: New Perspectives in the Genomic Era.

Thursday, August 25th, 2016
Floral variation in ANA grade, magnoliid, and basal eudicot angiosperms.

Fig 3 from Chanderbali et al 2016. Floral variation in ANA grade, magnoliid, and basal eudicot angiosperms.

Chanderbali, A. S., B. A. Berger, D. G. Howarth, P. S. Soltis, and D. E. Soltis. 2016. Evolving Ideas on the Origin and Evolution of Flowers: New Perspectives in the Genomic Era. Genetics 202:1255–1265. [View on publishers site]

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UF well represented at Botany 2016

Wednesday, August 3rd, 2016

The University of Florida and the Soltis Lab were well represented at the Botany 2016 Conference this week!

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