Michael W Frohlich

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Affiliation: Royal Botanic Gardens
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A simple, cheap, one-minute method to mount insect pins for use as sharp-tipped probes in plant dissection
    Michael W Frohlich
    Department of Botany, Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road, London SW7 5BD, UK
    J Electron Microsc (Tokyo) 54:409-11. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint After a dozen years of progress the origin of angiosperms is still a great mystery
    Michael W Frohlich
    Royal Botanic Gardens Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3DS, UK
    Nature 450:1184-9. 2007
  3. pmc Floral gene resources from basal angiosperms for comparative genomics research
    Victor A Albert
    Natural History Museum, University of Oslo, NO 0318 Oslo, Norway
    BMC Plant Biol 5:5. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Missing links: the genetic architecture of flowers [correction of flower] and floral diversification
    Douglas E Soltis
    Dept Botany and Genetics Institute, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611, USA
    Trends Plant Sci 7:22-31; dicussion 31-4. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint An evolutionary scenario for the origin of flowers
    Michael W Frohlich
    Department of Botany, The Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road, London, SW7 5BD, UK
    Nat Rev Genet 4:559-66. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Patterns of gene duplication in the plant SKP1 gene family in angiosperms: evidence for multiple mechanisms of rapid gene birth
    Hongzhi Kong
    State Key Laboratory of Systematic and Evolutionary Botany, Institute of Botany, The Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100093, China
    Plant J 50:873-85. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint The floral genome: an evolutionary history of gene duplication and shifting patterns of gene expression
    Douglas E Soltis
    Department of Botany and the Genetics Institute, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611, USA
    Trends Plant Sci 12:358-67. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Molecular evolution of PISTILLATA-like genes in the dogwood genus Cornus (Cornaceae)
    Wenheng Zhang
    Department of Plant Biology, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC 27695 7612, USA
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 47:175-95. 2008

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Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint A simple, cheap, one-minute method to mount insect pins for use as sharp-tipped probes in plant dissection
    Michael W Frohlich
    Department of Botany, Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road, London SW7 5BD, UK
    J Electron Microsc (Tokyo) 54:409-11. 2005
    ..Insect pins, with their sharp points, are ideal for fine dissection of plants, especially of shoot tips and early developing flower buds. Twist mounting makes them convenient and effective dissecting tools to prepare specimens for SEM...
  2. ncbi request reprint After a dozen years of progress the origin of angiosperms is still a great mystery
    Michael W Frohlich
    Royal Botanic Gardens Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3DS, UK
    Nature 450:1184-9. 2007
    ..Identification of fossils with morphologies that convincingly place them close to angiosperms could still revolutionize understanding of angiosperm origins...
  3. pmc Floral gene resources from basal angiosperms for comparative genomics research
    Victor A Albert
    Natural History Museum, University of Oslo, NO 0318 Oslo, Norway
    BMC Plant Biol 5:5. 2005
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Missing links: the genetic architecture of flowers [correction of flower] and floral diversification
    Douglas E Soltis
    Dept Botany and Genetics Institute, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611, USA
    Trends Plant Sci 7:22-31; dicussion 31-4. 2002
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint An evolutionary scenario for the origin of flowers
    Michael W Frohlich
    Department of Botany, The Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road, London, SW7 5BD, UK
    Nat Rev Genet 4:559-66. 2003
    ..The theory arose from a hypothesis-based study. Such studies are the most likely to generate testable evolutionary scenarios, which should be the ultimate goal of evo-devo...
  6. ncbi request reprint Patterns of gene duplication in the plant SKP1 gene family in angiosperms: evidence for multiple mechanisms of rapid gene birth
    Hongzhi Kong
    State Key Laboratory of Systematic and Evolutionary Botany, Institute of Botany, The Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100093, China
    Plant J 50:873-85. 2007
    ..Our study represents a thorough investigation showing that retroposition can play an important role in the evolution of a plant gene family whose members do not encode mobile elements...
  7. ncbi request reprint The floral genome: an evolutionary history of gene duplication and shifting patterns of gene expression
    Douglas E Soltis
    Department of Botany and the Genetics Institute, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611, USA
    Trends Plant Sci 12:358-67. 2007
    ..g. Amborella) result from a gradient in the level of expression of floral organ identity genes across the developing floral meristem...
  8. doi request reprint Molecular evolution of PISTILLATA-like genes in the dogwood genus Cornus (Cornaceae)
    Wenheng Zhang
    Department of Plant Biology, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC 27695 7612, USA
    Mol Phylogenet Evol 47:175-95. 2008
    ..We also found that the CorPI-A copy contains informative phylogenetic information when compared across species of Cornus...