Another Look at the Root of the Angiosperms Reveals a Familiar Tale

February 28th, 2014
By Gitzendanner, Matt

Drew, B.T., Ruhfel, B.R., Smith, S.A., Moore, M.J., Briggs, B.G., Gitzendanner, M.A., Soltis, P.S., Soltis, D.E., 2014. Another Look at the Root of the Angiosperms Reveals a Familiar Tale. Syst Biol syt108. [Link to article on publisher's site]
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From algae to angiosperms–inferring the phylogeny of green plants (Viridiplantae) from 360 plastid genomes

February 26th, 2014
By Gitzendanner, Matt

Ruhfel, B.R., Gitzendanner, M.A., Soltis, P.S., Soltis, D.E., Burleigh, J.G., 2014. From algae to angiosperms–inferring the phylogeny of green plants (Viridiplantae) from 360 plastid genomes. BMC Evolutionary Biology 14, 23. [Link to article on publisher's site]
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Flower Fiversity and Angiosperm Diversification

February 26th, 2014
By Gitzendanner, Matt

Soltis, P.S., Soltis, D.E., 2014. Flower Diversity and Angiosperm Diversification, in: Riechmann, J.L., Wellmer, F. (Eds.), Flower Development, Methods in Molecular Biology. Springer New York, pp. 85–102. [Link to article on publisher's site]

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Claudia Segovia wins Lockhart Dissertation Fellowship

February 26th, 2014
By Gitzendanner, Matt

Claudia SegoviaGraduate Student Claudia Segovia has been awarded the 2014 Association for Academic Women Lockhart Dissertation Fellowship. Congratulations!

When the sign is calling your name…

February 18th, 2014
By Gitzendanner, Matt

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Meet the Lab

February 6th, 2014
By Gitzendanner, Matt

Here’s one of our most recent lab photos.

 

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The Soltis Lab, November 2013

The Potential of Genomics in Plant Systematics

December 5th, 2013
By Gitzendanner, Matt

Soltis, Douglas E., Matthew A. Gitzendanner, Gregory Stull, Michael Chester, Andre Chanderbali, Srikar Chamala, Ingrid Jordon-Thaden, Pamela S. Soltis, Patrick S. Schnable, and W. Brad Barbazuk. 2013. “The Potential of Genomics in Plant Systematics.” Taxon 62 (5): 886–898. [View at publisher's site]
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Natural hybrids between Tragopogon mirus and T. miscellus (Asteraceae): A new perspective on karyotypic changes following hybridization at the polyploid level

December 5th, 2013
By Gitzendanner, Matt

Lipman, Malorie J., Michael Chester, Pamela S. Soltis, and Douglas E. Soltis. 2013. “Natural Hybrids Between Tragopogon Mirus and T. Miscellus (Asteraceae): A New Perspective on Karyotypic Changes Following Hybridization at the Polyploid Level.” American Journal of Botany 100 (10) (October 1): 2016–2022. doi:10.3732/ajb.1300036. [Link to article at publisher's site]

 
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Lost Branches on the Tree of Life

December 3rd, 2013
By Gitzendanner, Matt

Drew BT, Gazis R, Cabezas P, Swithers KS, Deng J, et al. (2013) Lost Branches on the Tree of Life. PLoS Biol 11(9): e1001636. doi:10.1371/journal.pbio.1001636 [Article link]

A new study co-authored by University of Florida researchers shows about 70 percent of published genetic sequence comparisons are not publicly accessible, leaving researchers worldwide unable to get to critical data they may need to tackle a host a problems ranging from climate change to disease control. [Read more of the FLMNH News Release]

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