Jeffrey P Mower

Summary

Affiliation: Trinity College
Country: Ireland

Publications

  1. pmc Extensive variation in synonymous substitution rates in mitochondrial genes of seed plants
    Jeffrey P Mower
    Department of Biology, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN 47405, USA
    BMC Evol Biol 7:135. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Modeling sites of RNA editing as a fifth nucleotide state reveals progressive loss of edited sites from angiosperm mitochondria
    Jeffrey P Mower
    Smurfit Institute of Genetics, Trinity College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland
    Mol Biol Evol 25:52-61. 2008
  3. pmc Multiple major increases and decreases in mitochondrial substitution rates in the plant family Geraniaceae
    Christopher L Parkinson
    Department of Biology, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN 47405 3700, USA
    BMC Evol Biol 5:73. 2005
  4. pmc Frequent, phylogenetically local horizontal transfer of the cox1 group I Intron in flowering plant mitochondria
    M Virginia Sanchez-Puerta
    Department of Biology, Indiana University, USA
    Mol Biol Evol 25:1762-77. 2008
  5. pmc Mitochondrial substitution rates are extraordinarily elevated and variable in a genus of flowering plants
    Yangrae Cho
    Department of Biology, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN 47405 3700, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 101:17741-6. 2004
  6. pmc Horizontal acquisition of multiple mitochondrial genes from a parasitic plant followed by gene conversion with host mitochondrial genes
    Jeffrey P Mower
    Department of Biology, Indiana University Bloomington, Bloomington, Indiana 47403, USA
    BMC Biol 8:150. 2010
  7. pmc PREP-Mt: predictive RNA editor for plant mitochondrial genes
    Jeffrey P Mower
    Department of Biology, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN 47405, USA
    BMC Bioinformatics 6:96. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Patterns of partial RNA editing in mitochondrial genes of Beta vulgaris
    Jeffrey P Mower
    Department of Biology, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN 47405, USA corrected
    Mol Genet Genomics 276:285-93. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Plant genetics: gene transfer from parasitic to host plants
    Jeffrey P Mower
    Department of Biology, Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana 47405, USA
    Nature 432:165-6. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint The complete chloroplast genome sequence of Pelargonium x hortorum: organization and evolution of the largest and most highly rearranged chloroplast genome of land plants
    Timothy W Chumley
    The University of Texas at Austin, TX, USA
    Mol Biol Evol 23:2175-90. 2006

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. pmc Extensive variation in synonymous substitution rates in mitochondrial genes of seed plants
    Jeffrey P Mower
    Department of Biology, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN 47405, USA
    BMC Evol Biol 7:135. 2007
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Modeling sites of RNA editing as a fifth nucleotide state reveals progressive loss of edited sites from angiosperm mitochondria
    Jeffrey P Mower
    Smurfit Institute of Genetics, Trinity College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland
    Mol Biol Evol 25:52-61. 2008
    ..The model described here should be easily adaptable to other systems that involve nucleic acid modifications...
  3. pmc Multiple major increases and decreases in mitochondrial substitution rates in the plant family Geraniaceae
    Christopher L Parkinson
    Department of Biology, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN 47405 3700, USA
    BMC Evol Biol 5:73. 2005
    ..Only a single case of extensive, mitochondrial-specific rate changes has been described, in the angiosperm genus Plantago...
  4. pmc Frequent, phylogenetically local horizontal transfer of the cox1 group I Intron in flowering plant mitochondria
    M Virginia Sanchez-Puerta
    Department of Biology, Indiana University, USA
    Mol Biol Evol 25:1762-77. 2008
    ....
  5. pmc Mitochondrial substitution rates are extraordinarily elevated and variable in a genus of flowering plants
    Yangrae Cho
    Department of Biology, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN 47405 3700, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 101:17741-6. 2004
    ....
  6. pmc Horizontal acquisition of multiple mitochondrial genes from a parasitic plant followed by gene conversion with host mitochondrial genes
    Jeffrey P Mower
    Department of Biology, Indiana University Bloomington, Bloomington, Indiana 47403, USA
    BMC Biol 8:150. 2010
    ..Previous results indicate that parasitic plants are often involved as either transfer donors or recipients, suggesting that direct contact between parasite and host facilitates genetic transfer among plants...
  7. pmc PREP-Mt: predictive RNA editor for plant mitochondrial genes
    Jeffrey P Mower
    Department of Biology, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN 47405, USA
    BMC Bioinformatics 6:96. 2005
    ..PREP-Mt takes this approach to predict editing sites for any protein-coding gene in plant mitochondria...
  8. ncbi request reprint Patterns of partial RNA editing in mitochondrial genes of Beta vulgaris
    Jeffrey P Mower
    Department of Biology, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN 47405, USA corrected
    Mol Genet Genomics 276:285-93. 2006
    ..Finally, the degree of partial editing observed for certain genes was dependent on the choice of primers used, demonstrating that care must be taken when designing primers for use in editing studies...
  9. ncbi request reprint Plant genetics: gene transfer from parasitic to host plants
    Jeffrey P Mower
    Department of Biology, Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana 47405, USA
    Nature 432:165-6. 2004
    ..Our findings complement the discovery that genes can be transferred in the opposite direction, from host to parasite plant...
  10. ncbi request reprint The complete chloroplast genome sequence of Pelargonium x hortorum: organization and evolution of the largest and most highly rearranged chloroplast genome of land plants
    Timothy W Chumley
    The University of Texas at Austin, TX, USA
    Mol Biol Evol 23:2175-90. 2006
    ..We propose simple models that account for the major rearrangements with a minimum of 8 IR boundary changes and 12 inversions in addition to several insertions of duplicated sequence...