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Research Article

Sequence Conservation and Functional Constraint on Intergenic Spacers in Reduced Genomes of the Obligate Symbiont Buchnera

  • Patrick H. Degnan mail,

    patrick.degnan@yale.edu

    Affiliation: Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, United States of America

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  • Howard Ochman,

    Affiliation: Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, United States of America

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  • Nancy A. Moran

    Affiliation: Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, United States of America

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  • Published: September 01, 2011
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pgen.1002252

About the Authors

Patrick H. Degnan, Howard Ochman, Nancy A. Moran
Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, United States of America

Corresponding Author

Email: patrick.degnan@yale.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: PHD HO NAM. Performed the experiments: PHD. Analyzed the data: PHD. Wrote the paper: PHD HO NAM.