- The origin and evolution of new genesMargarida Cardoso-Moreira
Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA
Methods Mol Biol 856:161-86. 2012..This chapter explores how genomic data can and is being used to study both the origin and evolution of new genes and the surprising discoveries made thus far...
- Drosophila duplication hotspots are associated with late-replicating regions of the genomeMargarida Cardoso-Moreira
Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, USA
PLoS Genet 7:e1002340. 2011..simulans than in D. melanogaster. This is also true for duplications segregating at high frequency, where we find evidence in D. simulans that a sizeable fraction of these mutations is being driven to fixation by positive selection...
- Mutational bias shaping fly copy number variation: implications for genome evolutionMargarida M Cardoso-Moreira
Department of Ecology and Evolution, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
Trends Genet 26:243-7. 2010....