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

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

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

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

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.

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

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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Pam and Doug featured on the In Defense of Plants podcast

June 21st, 2016

While visiting a field site for the Dimensions of Biodiversity project in North Carolina, Pam and Doug were interviewed for the InDefenseofPlants.com podcast on Building the Angiosperm Tree of Life.

Check out the podcast: http://www.indefenseofplants.com/podcast/2016/6/19/ep-61-building-the-angiosperm-tree-of-life

Polyploidy: Pitfalls and paths to a paradigm.

June 17th, 2016
Soltis, D. E., C. J. Visger, D. B. Marchant, and P. S. Soltis. 2016. Polyploidy: Pitfalls and paths to a paradigm. Am. J. Bot., doi: 10.3732/ajb.1500501. [View on publisher’s site]

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A New Resource for the Development of SSR Markers: Millions of Loci from a Thousand Plant Transcriptomes

June 17th, 2016

Figure 1 from Hodel et al. 2016

Hodel, R. G. J., M. A. Gitzendanner, C. C. Germain-Aubrey, X. Liu, A. A. Crowl, M. Sun, J. B. Landis, M. C. Segovia-Salcedo, N. A. Douglas, S. Chen, D. E. Soltis, and P. S. Soltis. 2016. A New Resource for the Development of SSR Markers: Millions of Loci from a Thousand Plant Transcriptomes. Applications in Plant Sciences 1600024. [View on publisher’s site]
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The Report of My Death was an Exaggeration: A Review for Researchers Using Microsatellites in the 21st Century

June 17th, 2016
Hodel, R. G. J., M. C. Segovia-Salcedo, J. B. Landis, A. A. Crowl, M. Sun, X. Liu, M. A. Gitzendanner, N. A. Douglas, C. C. Germain-Aubrey, S. Chen, D. E. Soltis, and P. S. Soltis. 2016. The Report of My Death was an Exaggeration: A Review for Researchers Using Microsatellites in the 21st Century. Applications in Plant Sciences 1600025. [View on publisher’s site]

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