Research Article

Did Genetic Drift Drive Increases in Genome Complexity?

  • Kenneth D. Whitney mail,

    Affiliation: Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Rice University, Houston, Texas, United States of America

  • Theodore Garland Jr

    Affiliation: Department of Biology, University of California Riverside, Riverside, California, United States of America

  • Published: August 26, 2010
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pgen.1001080

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Posted by PLoS_Genetics on 15 Jun 2011 at 11:12 GMT

Two Viewpoints articles have been written in response to this research article:
'Statistical Inference on the Mechanisms of Genome Evolution' by Michael Lynch (http://www.plosgenetics.o...)
'Drift and Genome Complexity Revisited' by Whitney et al. (http://www.plosgenetics.o...)

No competing interests declared.