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Research Article

Evolution of hydra, a Recently Evolved Testis-Expressed Gene with Nine Alternative First Exons in Drosophila melanogaster

  • Shou-Tao Chen equal contributor,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Shou-Tao Chen, Hsin-Chien Cheng

    Affiliation: Faculty of Life Sciences and Institute of Genome Sciences, National Yang-Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China

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  • Hsin-Chien Cheng equal contributor,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Shou-Tao Chen, Hsin-Chien Cheng

    Affiliation: Faculty of Life Sciences and Institute of Genome Sciences, National Yang-Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China

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  • Daniel A Barbash,

    Affiliation: Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States of America

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  • Hsiao-Pei Yang mail

    To whom correspondence should be addressed. E-mail: hy31@cornell.edu

    Affiliations: Faculty of Life Sciences and Institute of Genome Sciences, National Yang-Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China, Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States of America

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  • Published: July 06, 2007
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pgen.0030107

About the Authors

Shou-Tao Chen, Hsin-Chien Cheng, Hsiao-Pei Yang
Faculty of Life Sciences and Institute of Genome Sciences, National Yang-Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China
Daniel A Barbash, Hsiao-Pei Yang
Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States of America

Corresponding Author

Email: hy31@cornell.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

HPY designed the research. STC, HCC, DAB, and HPY performed the experiments. STC, HCC, and HPY analyzed the data. DAB and HPY wrote the paper.