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Research Article

Horizontal Transfer, Not Duplication, Drives the Expansion of Protein Families in Prokaryotes

  • Todd J. Treangen mail,

    treangen@pasteur.fr

    Affiliations: Institut Pasteur, Microbial Evolutionary Genomics, Département Génomes et Génétique, Paris, France, CNRS, URA2171, Paris, France, UPMC Université Pierre et Marie Curie, Atelier de Bioinformatique, Paris, France

    Current address: Center for Bioinformatics and Computational Biology, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland, United States of America

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  • Eduardo P. C. Rocha

    Affiliations: Institut Pasteur, Microbial Evolutionary Genomics, Département Génomes et Génétique, Paris, France, CNRS, URA2171, Paris, France, UPMC Université Pierre et Marie Curie, Atelier de Bioinformatique, Paris, France

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  • Published: January 27, 2011
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pgen.1001284

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